Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzaque has careworn bolstering cultural bond between Bangladesh and India, saying enhanced cultural relation will play a significant function in political, economical and social lives of the 2 neighbouring nations.
“India is our pleasant neighbouring nation and we’ve got similarities in numerous cultural fields. So there’s a want of expediting folks to folks connectivity of the 2 nations by bolstering the present relations,” he stated.
The minister was addressing the inaugural perform of ‘The Fifth Bangladesh-India Cultural Meet-2022, Rajshahi’ held at Rajshahi Faculty on Saturday night because the chief visitor.
Pals of Bangladesh and Rajshahi Metropolis Company (RCC) are collectively internet hosting the four-day occasion to mark the Golden Jubilee of Independence, Start Centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Golden Jubilee of India-Bangladesh Relations.
Round 40 political, cultural and media personalities from India are becoming a member of the perform being celebrated at totally different areas and historic and archaeological websites in Rajshahi and Natore districts.
Residence Minister of Tripura Provincial Authorities Ram Prosad Paul addressed the ceremony because the particular visitor with Rajshahi Mayor and Convener of the cultural meet preparatory committee AHM Khairuzzaman Liton within the chair.
State Minister for International Affairs Shahriar Alam additionally addressed.
Shamsul Arefin and Satyam Roy Chowdhury from the Pals of Bangladesh spoke.
Razzaque stated the present boundary line dividing the 2 nations cannot be the division between peoples’ hearts and these are the primary targets of the cultural meet.
“We have now to work along with non-communal spirit and our relationships will probably be strengthened by cultural sharing and exchanging,” he added.
“We recall with deep gratitude the contribution of the federal government of India for standing firmly by us in our most troublesome time,” he stated.
The minister stated the connection has its genesis within the Struggle of Liberation in 1971 and Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman maintained glorious relations with the Indian management.