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India is also expected to shore up its defence ties with the Eastern neighbour as China has earned the trust of Bangladesh by giving it its first submarine.
This was disclosed by Hasina's Deputy Press Secretary M Nazrul Islam after Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar called on the Prime Minister.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has proved herself to be an important ally of India by cracking down on extremists in the country where radicalisation has been on the rise.
Myanmar had urged the UN to avoid using the term “Rohingya” and instead address them as ‘Muslim community in Rakhine state.’
Parrikar’s visit will be the first ever visit to Bangladesh by any Indian defence minister in the last 45 years.
Hasina, 69, began addressing the councilors' session by stressing on the next national elections.