Meeting between Modi, Hasina underway

Sun Online Desk

27th March, 2021 06:14:44 printer

Meeting between Modi, Hasina underway

Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the office of his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka for holding meeting around 5pm.

He is the last head of state to have attended 10-day gala event commemorating birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mijibur Rahman and golden jubilee of Bangladesh liberation.

At the fag end of his two-day Dhaka visit, he is holding a meeting with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the latter's office. A tête-à-tête between two leaders precedes the formal meeting.

Both sides are expected to ink several deals in the presence of two prime ministers.

Narendra Modi is likely to leave Dhaka for New Delhi this evening.