Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held bilateral talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina. The talks revolved around trade, connectivity and people-to-people ties.
Here are the highlights of PM Modi's speech:
- We have launched 12 projects together in the last one year. Our aim is to make lives better for our people. And that's the basis of our friendship.
- Taking LPG from Bangladesh is a win-win situation. It will provide gas to India and jobs in Bangladesh.
- We will open a professional development institute to prepare skilled workers for development of Bangladesh.
- The pipeline we inaugurated today has many advantages. It makes the process more eco-friendly and cost-effective. It makes it possible for operations to be all-weather and round-the-year.