Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das paid a courtesy call on Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan at latter’s Railway Bhaban in the capital on Tuesday.
During the meeting, the ongoing projects in Bangladesh financed by India were discussed, a release said.In particular, the third and fourth line from Dhaka to Tongi and the double line from Tongi to Joydevpur.
Besides, a new line is being constructed from Chilahati to Haldibari.
The Railways Minister requested the Indian High Commissioner to launch it by next December.
Secretary to Railways Ministry Md Selim Reza and Bangladesh Railway (BR) Director General (DG) Md Shamsuzzaman were present during the meeting.