Sringla’s surprise visit to Dhaka on Tuesday

Special Correspondent, Barta24.com, Dhaka
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Amidst corona pandemic crisis, Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla in a surprise move will visit Dhaka on Tuesday (August 18).

He will be accompanied with Joint Secretary Smita Pant. The visit will be for a day only. Shringla will leave Dhaka for New Delhi in the evening. He will call on key policymakers. Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Riva Ganguly Das will also be present in the meetings.

Details of Shringla’s engagement are not known as yet. Sources said he will meet Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. He will have a meeting with the Foreign Minister Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen. Shringla will hold formal and bilateral meeting with his counterpart Masud Bin Momen.

This will be the second visit to Bangladesh by Shringla after he took charge of his office in January.