December 16 is the golden jubilee of the establishment of independent Bangladesh. Five decades will be the culmination of diplomatic relations with India. President of India Ramnath Kobind is coming to Dhaka as a guest on the occasion of this turning point in history. On December 16, he will attend a particular Victory Day function in Dhaka.
Foreign Ministry sources said on Saturday (October 30).
An official of the ministry said, the President of Bangladesh. Abdul Hamid has extended an invitation to Indian President Ramnath Kobind. The official also said that high-level talks are still underway between the two countries on the visit of the Indian President to Bangladesh.
Diplomatic sources say that the President of India has accepted the invitation of the President of Bangladesh. The visit of the President of India to Bangladesh maybe for three days. He is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka on December 15. He will attend the Victory Day celebrations of Bangladesh on December 16. The next day he will return to the country.
In March this year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Bangladesh to mark the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the golden jubilee of Bangladesh’s independence. This is Ramnath Kobind’s first visit to Bangladesh as President of India.