Modi Begins Bangladesh Tour
Modi who visited Bangladesh on a two-day-tour received grand welcome at ShahJalal Interntional Airport. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheik Haseena, irrespective of the protocol, made her presence at the airport and welcomed PM Narendra Modi. Modi then visited ‘Jatiyo Smriti Shoudho’ (National Martyrs’ Memorial) from airport to pay homage to the martyrs who sacrificed their lives fighting for freedom from Pakistan. Modi then visited the Bangabandhu Memorial Museum and paid tribute to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the Father of Bangladesh. During his two-day-tour, Modi will make land swap agreement to settle a long-running border dispute and also discuss the trade and connectivity between the countries with Bangladesh PM Haseena. CM of West Bengal, Mamatha Banerjee and a few other superior officials also are taking part in the tour.