Indian prime minister Narendra Modi has thanked Bangladesh foreign minister AK Abdul Momen for the "excellent arrangements" made during his recent state visit to Bangladesh.

Modi also congratulated the Bangladesh government for flawless arrangement of the spectacular celebrations on 26 March to mark 50 years of Bangladesh's Independence as well as the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

"I write to convey my thanks for the excellent arrangements made during my recent state visit to Bangladesh. It was a pleasure to exchange thoughts with you during the visit," Modi said in his recent letter to Momen.


During the visit, Bangladesh and India agreed to accelerate the momentum that exists between the two countries with an eye on next 50 years of cooperation in diversified areas.

The two countries also laid emphasis on having enhanced connectivity, not just between Bangladesh and India but beyond the two countries to ensure broader economic benefits.

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