Pranay Verma, the Indian High Commissioner assigned to Bangladesh, said that the Akhaura-Ashuganj four-lane highway project between Bangladesh and India is very important.
“If this project is implemented, the communication system and trade between the two countries will expand. If this project is implemented, the economic and friendly relations between the two countries will be strengthened” He said.
Verma said these to the reporters at the Akhaura International Immigration Checkpost after inspecting the Akhaura-Ashuganj and Akhaura-Agartala railway line on Monday afternoon.
He also said that the relationship between the people of Bangladesh and India will benefit both countries if the two projects Akhaura-Agartala and Akhaura-Ashuganj are implemented.