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Own representative, Dhaka, December 18: The President of India Ram Nath Kovind said it is a pleasure and honour to meet a close neighbour.
Dhaka, December 17: Visiting Dhaka, Indian President Ram Nath Kovind said that the warmth and love of the people of Bangladesh has deeply touched him and India values its friendship with Bangladesh. This was stated by him while addressing a reception with the Indian community in Dhaka on Friday (December 17).
Dhaka, December 17: Indian President Ram Nath Kovind has left Dhaka for New Delhi on Friday afternoon after a busy three-day state visit to Bangladesh.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, December 17: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has vowed to use all her strength for the overall welfare of the people of the country with the aim of building a prosperous and non-communal golden Bengal (Sonar Bangla). The Prime Minister administered the oath to the people at a function organized on the occasion of the golden jubilee of the great victory and the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, December 17: President of India Ram Nath Kovind said, "Bangladesh has achieved remarkable economic growth in the last one decade, which has created opportunities for its citizens to realize their full potential. Geographical advantages and excellent economic success of Bangladesh can benefit the entire sub-region and the world. There is a growing perception among international experts that closer sub-regional trade, economic cooperation and connectivity will help accelerate the process of formation of 'Sonar Bangla' in the short term."
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 17 December: The United Nations has lauded Bangladesh for its achievements in overcoming various obstacles in the last 50 years as an independent country.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, 17 December: President of India Ram Nath Kovind has been accorded the 'Mujib Chirantan' Tribute memorial award, while he was present as the distinguished guest of honor at a special function titled 'Great Hero of Great Victory' on the occasion of Golden Jubilee of Independence and Mujib Year (Mujib Borsho).
Dhaka, December 16: Referring to Bangladesh as India's development partner, Indian President Ram Nath Kovind said, "We are emphasizing on communication." He made the remarks during a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at his hotel suite at Hotel Pan Pacific Sonargaon in Dhaka on Wednesday (December 15th).
Own representative, Dhaka, December 16: President of India Ram Nath Kovind paid homage to the portrait of Bangabandhu at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Memorial Museum on Wednesday (December 15) at 2:15 pm.
Own representative, Dhaka, December 15: President of India Ram Nath Kovind has arrived in Dhaka to take part in the special celebrations of Mujib's birth centenary and the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh's independence.
Dhaka, December 15: Indian President Ram Nath Kovind will reach Dhaka on Wednesday for a three-day visit to attend the golden jubilee celebrations of independence in Bangladesh. He will be accorded a red carpet reception. A special flight of Indian Airlines carrying Indian President and his entourage is expected to land at Hazrat Jalal International Airport at 10:00 am today (BST). At the time, President Md. Abdul Hamid and his wife will receive the guests.
Dhaka, January 18: Foreign Secretary Masood bin Momen is leaving for Delhi on January 27 to finalise Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Dhaka on March 26- the golden jubilee of independence. At the same time he will attend the Foreign Office Consultation Meeting there.