Ashwini Vaishnaw said Mitali Express will be yet another milestone in strengthening the bond between the two neighbouring countries.
We are keen to work with India to realise shared vision: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina on Republic Day
In a letter written to Modi, Hasina said that the year 2021 was a 'historic one' for Bangladesh-India ties, marked by celebrations of 'epochal' events and engagements at the highest levels.
The year saw India-Bangladesh relations become stronger with vaccine cooperation besides high profile visits by President Kovind, PM Modi and Foreign Minister Jaishankar.
Shringla discussed progress in bilateral ties on all fronts in this special year marking 50 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Bangladesh.
India and Bangladesh are also celebrating 50 years of the establishment of diplomatic ties.
Foreign Secretary Shringla called the relationship between neighbours a role model for others