BangladeshIndia homeminister level talks in Delhi Aug 7

DHAKA, The 7th BangladeshIndia homeminister level talks will be held in New Delhi, India, on August 7.

A 16member Bangladesh delegation led by Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan will leave here tomorrow for New Delhi to attend the talks, according to the home ministry.

The Bangladesh delegation will reach Indira Ghandhi International Airport at 1:30pm (local time) on a threeday official visit.

Different bilateral issues including transborder security, cross border trafficking and border management issues are expected to come up for discussion during the talks which will begin at 4pm on August 7.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan and his Indian counterpart Amit Shah will lead their respective sides at the talks, according to the home ministry officials.

The Bangladesh home minister is scheduled to return home on August 8.

The 6th round of home ministerlevel talks was held in Dhaka in October last year when Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh led the Indian side.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)