Hasina meets Modi

Hasina meets Modi

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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has met Narendra Modi in New York where both leaders are currently staying to attend the 70th UN General Assembly.The Indian prime minister announced Thursday’s meeting in his official Twitter handle, @PMOIndia.
Modi described his Bangladesh counterpart a “valued friend”.
“After the business meeting, meeting with a neighbour and valued friend…PM @narendramodi meets PM Hasina in NY,” the tweet read.
The two met at the Waldorf Astoria hotel where they will be staying during their visits.
The photo released by the PMO India on Twitter shows both leaders shaking hands with each other.
Finance Minister AMA Muhith, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali and India’s Ambassador to US S Jaishankar were among those present.
Hasina is leading a 60-member delegation on an 11-day tour. They will observe the Eid-ul-Azha in the US city.
Eid is being celebrated in the US on Thursday and Hasina is expected to join a reception at a New York hotel for NRBs. – Agencies

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