Prime Minister tribal sheikh Hasina has aforesaid she is hopeful a few deal being reached with India on a sharing of the waters of the watercourse Teesta. She has created it best-known that she is going to quote the difficulty with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
She was replying to queries from the Indian media at a reception unionised in her honour by the East Pakistan embassy in national capital on Friday evening.
Earlier within the afternoon, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj known as on tribal sheikh Hasina at Rashtrapati Bhavan, wherever the East Pakistan premier is staying throughout her four-day state visit to the close country.
Ihsanul Karim, the Prime Minister’s Press Secretary, aforesaid the meeting had not been a proper one. “It was solely reminiscences. The formal meeting are control tomorrow (Saturday),” Karim aforesaid.
He aforesaid the prime minister talented copies of Bangabandhu’s ‘Unfinished Memoirs’ and ‘Karagarer Rojnamcha’ (Prison Diary) to Swaraj throughout their meeting.
Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam, among others, were gift at the meeting.
After the meeting with Sushma Swaraj, the prime minister joined the reception at the Moitree Hall of the East Pakistan embassy in national capital. Heads of many foreign missions and distinguished voters of India attended the reception.
Karim aforesaid the prime minister spoke regarding Teesta and a variety of alternative problems whereas replying to queries from Indian journalists at the reception.
“I am hopeful regarding Teesta. Mamata Banerjee has come back here. i will confer with her,” she said.
Regarding the prime ministerial visit, minister AH Mahmood Ali has aforesaid the 2 sides expect to sign regarding thirty five agreements and memoranda of understanding in such key areas as cyber security, technology, nuclear energy, science, and defence.
There is, however, so far very little prospect of a resolution of the Teesta water-sharing issue throughout the visit.
Meanwhile, Mamata Banerjee has accepted letter of invitation from President Pranab Mukherjee to fulfill tribal sheikh Hasina, that is being seen as how forward in breaking the impasse on the Teesta.
The Indian Prime Minister’s workplace conjointly control talks with West Bengal officers earlier on Friday to search out a win-win resolution to the difficulty.
When her attention was drawn to the welcome she was accorded by her Indian counterpart Modi, she aforesaid she was ‘moved’ by his gesture.
She aforesaid East Pakistan needed to make the river barrage with India’s facilitate ‘for the eudaimonia of each the countries’.
Asked what her thought was regarding her reside the Rashtrapati Bhavan, thought-about as AN ‘exceptional’ precedent by Indian diplomats, she aforesaid she had stayed within the Indian president’s residence before.
She all over her day’s programmes with the reception at the embassy. The prime ministers of the 2 countries can address the media once a bilateral meeting wherever the deals are signed.
She will leave national capital for national capital on Mon once meeting President Pranab on Sunday.