Sri+Lanka+%26+Bangladesh+agree+to+combat+human+smuggling++++++
Friday, 15 February 2013 - 13:18
Sri Lanka & Bangladesh agree to combat human smuggling
1,856

Views

 

Bangladesh Prime Minister sheikh Hasina underscored the need for mutual cooperation between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to stop all kinds of smuggling, including human trafficking, in the region.

The Prime Minister expressed the view when visiting Minister for External Affairs Professor G L Peiris met her at her office.

Sheikh Hasina said Bangladesh give top priority to its relations with Sri Lanka, which is rooted in shared history and culture, and expressed Bangladesh’s willingness to further strengthen the existing friendly bilateral ties.

She said there is much scope to enhance cooperation in bilateral trade and connectivity, both in shipping and in air, for the mutual benefit of the two nations.

In this context, she also put emphasis on resumption of feeder service between Bangladesh and Sri Lankan ports.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
230 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
75,123 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
25,453 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
53,524 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
120,254 Views
Top