Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra is to pay a two-day official visit to Bangladesh from February 15 to hold talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Masud Bin Momen, a statement said.
FS Kwatra will fly to Dhaka from Kathmandu where he is visiting presently.
During the visit, both Foreign Secretaries will review the entire range of bilateral relationship including political and security, water, trade and investment, power and energy, defence, connectivity and sub-regional cooperation.
The visit to Bangladesh is keeping in line with the highest priority accorded to India’s ‘Neighborhood First’ Policy. Bangladesh is India’s top-most development partner and its largest trade partner in the region.
Foreign Secretary’s upcoming visit will further strengthen bilateral ties and impart momentum to ongoing cooperation in diverse areas, the statement added.