Swaraj also talked about India’s two-pronged approach to avert any possibility of the passage of bills pending in the US Congress which recommends changes in H-1B visas, popular among Indian IT professionals.
Rex Tillerson and Sushma Swaraj stressed that countries will have to ‘act decisively’ against the terrorist groups operating from their soil.
Rex Tillerson is scheduled to meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday, and also call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, before flying back to Washington DC on Thursday morning.
Ghani, who is here on a one-day working visit, will hold talks with Modi on furthering the shared objective of promoting security and stability in Afghanistan, and efforts to combat the menace of terrorism
“We discussed the common challenges that we are faced with today. One such challenge is that of terrorism, extremism and radicalisation and we will continue to fight this scourge together and along with other like-minded countries,” she said.
During the ceremony, she also launched 15 development projects being funded by India in Bangladesh, which officials said have been planned as per the country’s geographical spread, socio-economic benefits and priorities
An earlier statement said that during course of this investigation, police have developed information that has lead them to more specific areas. Multiple searches were conducted in fields, creeks and wooded areas. Drones were also deployed for searches.
Addressing the issue of relations between India and Bangladesh, Sushma Swaraj said that the despite the outstanding conflicts, the focus of India remains on the progress of bilateral ties between the nations.
This is Sushma Swaraj’s second visit to Bangladesh and comes after recent trip of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during which India operationalised a $4.5 billion line of credit to Bangladesh
This is Swaraj’s second visit to Bangladesh and comes after recent trip of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during which India operationalised a USD 4.5 billion line of credit to Bangladesh.
Taking to Twitter, Sushma Swaraj said, “On the auspicious occasion of Deepawali, India will grant medical Visa in all deserving cases pending today.”
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is holding talks with a 9-member US congressional delegation from the house committee on science, space and technology, led by its chairman Lamar Smith.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, in a series of tweets, said there were 26 Indians on board the ship, of them 16 have been rescued and 10 are still missing.
“We are giving medical visa for the bone marrow transplant surgery of your son in India. I pray for his early recovery here,” Swaraj said to the father of the boy, identified as Shehriyar.
Swaraj took to her twitter handle and announced that medical visas would be issued to two Pakistani nationals for liver plant surgeries, one child for an eye cancer surgery and another for a bone marrow transplant.