At a makeshift landing station on the Bay of Bengal, 19-year-old Mohammed Rubel described how traffickers transported the terrified migrants to the large boats that carry them out to sea.
“The police have already started interrogating him. He will be produced before a magistrate later in the day,” SP Kharkhrang said.
During the visit Modi will hold wide-ranging talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on the whole gamut of ties and ways to move forward further.
Two persons have been arrested in Bangladesh for their alleged links to the dreaded Islamic State (IS) militant group, the police said.
Ahead of PM Modi’s visit to Bangladesh in June, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar Saturday said discussions are going on about a motor vehicles agreement between India, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh.
A tea estate finds itself in Bangladesh after the boundary pact. A village prepares for morning after.
A decision on whether to send Ahmed back to Bangladesh or let him pass through the legal procedure in India will be taken only by a court after he is produced before it.
Gavaskar said the selection of top-choice players shows that India are not taking Bangladesh lightly.
The Indian cricket team will arrive on June 7 to play one Test and three One-Day Internationals (ODI).
New Indian captain likely for series comprising lone Test and 3 ODIs; Shastri remains team director.
Ananta Bijoy Das, a blogger who advocated secularism, was attacked by four assailants in northeastern Sylhet district.
The LBA is crucial for India and Bangladesh. Passing the bill unanimously in the Rajya Sabha was no small feat, given the opposition’s attitude to the Modi government.
It has been learnt that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee rang up Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to take steps to maintain peace in the Indian enclaves.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is expected to discuss on the Land Border Agreement in Kolkata.
After Pakistan declared and set an unlikely target of 550 to win the Test, Bangladesh were 63-1 at stumps.