Momen urges other nations to follow BangladeshIndia relations

DHAKA, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today said the strong BangladeshIndia bilateral relations, built on political maturity and sagacity of both the counties leaders, can be followed by other nations.

We (Bangladesh and India) resolved our disputes like land and maritime boundaries and the Ganges water sharing through dialogues. Our leaders showed political maturity to resolve problems through discussions, he made the observation while speaking at the district correspondents conference of private television channel ETV in the capital.

Momen said Bangladesh is facing various challenges in uplifting itself from developing country to a developed one.

The countries those are advancing well usually face obstacles from different quarters. We may also face some. Media needs to play an important role in this regard, he observed.

The foreign minister urged the media to present massive development of Bangladesh and its ideal foreign policy through objective news.

State Minister for Cultural Affairs K M Khalid and ETV Managing Director Major General (retd) M Ali Shikdar also spoke on the occasion.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)