Indian Army chief General MM Naravane on Thursday handed over 100,000 COVID-19 vaccines to his Bangladeshi counterpart General Aziz Ahmed who thanked India for its commendable cooperation in helping his country tackle the coronavirus pandemic.
General Naravane is visiting Dhaka at the invitation of his General Ahmed. The visit comes less than two weeks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled to the neighbouring country. Gen Naravane handed over 100,000 COVID-19 vaccines to Bangladesh Gen Aziz Ahmed. During their meeting, the two generals discussed issues related to the good relations between the armed forces of the two countries and mutual cooperation in the future. Gen Naravane paid tributes to the martyrs of Bangladesh’s 1971 Liberation War after arriving in the country on a five-day visit. Gen Naravane paid tributes to the martyrs of Bangladesh’s 1971 Liberation War after arriving in the country on a five-day visit. The year 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of India-Bangladesh diplomatic relations, the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan and the birth centenary of ‘Bangabandhu’ Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.