BD youth delegation meets Modi, Sushma in Delhi | 2018-03-28 |

BD youth delegation meets Modi, Sushma in Delhi

Sun Online Desk     28th March, 2018 02:54:01 printer

BD youth delegation meets Modi, Sushma in Delhi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday interacted with members of Bangladesh youth delegation at his office in New Delhi.


Earlier, the 100-member Bangladesh youth delegation met Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at her office, said the Indian High Commission in Dhaka.


Had a great interaction with a youth delegation from Bangladesh.


They are witnessing prominent cultural and historical sites, business centres, apart from holding interactions with Indian youths in educational, business, IT and technological institutions.


This year marks the sixth year of the Bangladesh youth delegation's visit to India.


The first such Bangladesh youth delegation visited India in 2012, and this programme has been continuing since then every year.


Members of the 2018 delegation include 52 young Bangladeshi women and 48 young men, drawn from different regions of the country, diverse backgrounds and educational institutions of Bangladesh.


They comprise doctors, artists, sportspersons, journalists, engineers, models, radio jockeys, humanities and science students and social workers, among others.