Vol. 5 Num 514 Mon. November 07, 2005  
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Manmohan, Khaleda talk Nov 12

Indian Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia would hold bilateral meetings on November 12 on the sidelines of the Saarc summit in Dhaka.

This will be a second bilateral meet between the two prime ministers following their meeting in Bangkok on the sidelines of the Bimstec summit in 2004.

When asked about the issues that might come up during the meeting, Foreign Affairs Advisor Reaz Rahman told reporters that concerns of both Bangladesh and India, including how to keep the momentum of the existing friendly relations, might be discussed.

Khaleda will also hold bilateral meetings with other Saarc leaders on November 12 and 13. Saarc leaders will also hold bilateral meetings with one another during their stay in Dhaka.