Tuesday, 26 May 2020 03:13:24 pm

Modi phones PM, extends Eid greetings


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina over phone and greeted her on the occasion of the holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

The Indian premier phoned the Bangladesh prime minister at about 5:45 pm and extended Eid-ul-Fitr greetings to her (Sheikh Hasina) and the people of Bangladesh,” PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said.

During the five-minute telephonic conversation, he said, the Bangladesh prime minister also extended Eid greetings to Narendra Modi and the people of India.

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Super cyclone Amphan hits southwestern Bangladesh, Indian coasts


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