Consultancy contract signed between India & Bangladesh
- A new direct rail line from Bogura to Sirajganj in Bangladesh will be developed under a government of India Line of Credit (LoC).
- As a first step towards this an agreement between Bangladesh Railway and a joint venture company of India was signed on 27 Sep in Dhaka.
- The agreement was signed in the presence of the Railway Minister of Bangladesh Md. Nurul Islam Sujan and High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami at Rail Bhawan in Dhaka.