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Modi sends Eid greetings to Sheikh Hasina

  • Published at 10:06 pm July 31st, 2020
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File photo: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina holds bilateral talks with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in the sidelines of UNGA at Kennedy Room of Lotte New York Palace in New York, US on September 27, 2019 Focus Bangla

The festival of Eid ul Azha, which is also celebrated in several parts of India, reminds us of our deep historical and cultural links, says PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent a message to his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, expressing warm greetings on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha.

In the message, the Indian prime minister said: “The festival of Eid ul Azha, which is also celebrated in several parts of India, reminds us of our deep historical and cultural links. We hope that this festival will further enhance the spirit of peace and tolerance in our respective societies and promote fraternal ties between our two countries.”

He also said that he appreciates the steps being taken against Covid-19 under Sheikh Hasina’s leadership in Bangladesh, and reiterated that India is available to support the country in any way, such as through capacity building in the health sector. 

“On this auspicious occasion, I wish you and all my Bangladeshi brothers and sisters good health and prosperity. Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration,” Modi concluded.