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Indian foreign minister Jaishankar in Dhaka

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:36 PM, 19 August 2019   Updated: 10:36 PM, 19 August 2019

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Indian External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar arrived in Dhaka today on a three-day official visit. 

Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen received his Indian counterpart at the VIP Lounge at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) tonight.

“This is my first visit in Dhaka as foreign minister. I look forward to very productive day tomorrow. We have a very good and strong relationship . . . many things to be discussed to take the bilateral relations to a higher level,” said S Jaishankar while talking to journalists.

According to the foreign ministry, the Indian External Affairs Minister will visit the Bangabandhu Museum at Dhanmondi tomorrow morning to pay respect to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Both Dr A K Abdul Momen and S Jaishankar will hold a bilateral meeting at the State Guest House Jamuna at 11am on the same day. S Jaishankar is scheduled to call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the day.