Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Wednesday said that the relationship between Bangladesh and India is passing its golden chapter, reports UNB.
He said this while inaugurating the 5th edition of India Education Fair 2018 as the chief guest at the convention hall of Krishibid Institution (KIB) in the capital.
South East Asia (SAPE) Events and Media Private Limited oraganised the two-day education fair. SAPE also hosts such fair in Sri lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam and Cambodia.
The relationship at the political level and the people to people contact of the two countries are excellent, Shringla observed.
He said both Bangladesh and India lack skilled resources at the national level, so this kind of programmes will contribute producing potential human resources.
SAPE founder Sanjay Thapa said the fair will help in apprising Bangladeshi youth about the opportunities available in India as well as in Indian universities and education institutions.
A delegation of 50 educational institutions and universities from India are participating in the fair.
Some of the participating institutions are National Institute of Technology, Gujarat Technological University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological, Jadhavpur University, Burdwan University, Rabindra Bharati, Visva-Bharati and Shantineketan.
The fair will remain open from 10:00am to 6:00pm till 19 July.