Meghalaya Deputy CM for increased trade with Bangladesh
Publish- February 25, 2021, 03:24 PM
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Update- February 25, 2021, 04:43 PM
Deputy Chief Minister of Indian State Meghalaya Prestone Tynsong has appreciated Bangladesh’s leadership for achieving progress in various sectors and laid emphasis on further increasing bilateral trade for the betterment of the two people.
He proposed setting up new ‘Border Hat’ and land tariff station along the Bangladesh-Meghalaya international border line aimed at further expansion of bilateral trade.
The Deputy Chief Minister made the proposal during a meeting with Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Muhammad Imran on Thursday.
High Commissioner Imran is now on a four-day official visit to two Indian States of Assam and Meghalaya to witness various important establishments built there under Bangladesh-India joint initiatives.
As part of his visit, the Bangladesh High Commissioner paid a courtesy call on Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya at the latter’s office.
Bangladesh Assistant High Commissioner in Guwahati and first secretary to Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi were present at the meeting, said the Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi.