Recently Bangladesh Foreign Minister has criticized Indian commentators who described the trade deal between Bangladesh and India as “Charity” for “least developed country” for having a “narrow mindset”. The trade deal among China and Bangladesh drew India’s attention in the backdrop the heightened tensions between India –China. Some experts feel that this trade deal was done by China to have strategic gains in Bangladesh. This news is related to the topic, India and neighborhood relations of GS 2. Effect of this deal on India and Bangladesh relations and also India’s strategic interest can be important for mains.
In the recent Foreign Secretary-level talks between India and Bangladesh, Dhaka has raised several issues which includes recent spurt in border killings, condition of the detained Tablighi Jamaat members of Bangladesh, India-Bangladesh Consultative Committee meetings, [Read More]