The bilateral meeting between Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen and Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has started at State guesthouse Padma in the capital at 11:30am today.
Earlier today, Jaishankar arrived in Dhaka on an official visit ahead of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Bangladesh on 26-27 March to attend the golden jubilee celebrations of the country's independence.
Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen welcome the Indian minister at the Bangabandhu Airforce Base in the capital.
Bangladesh looks forward to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit this month to advance the bilateral relations with some deliverables, said State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam on Tuesday.
Modi's planned visit to Bangladesh on 26-27 March will be his first trip abroad in more than a year, mainly because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Bangladesh is set to celebrate the 50th anniversary of independence and 50 years of Bangladesh-India diplomatic relations this year.