India, Bangladesh jointly inaugurate three projects

India, Bangladesh jointly inaugurated three projects related to power supply and rehabilitation of existing railway section. These projects were jointly inaugurated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, and Chief Ministers of West Bengal and Tripura through video conference. The first project — Supply of 500 MW additional power supply from India to Bangladesh through Baharampur – Bheramara interconnection was unveiled by Prime Minister Modi, Bangladeshi counterpart Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The second project — construction work of the Bangladesh part of Akhaura-Agartala railway link was inaugurated by Indian and Bangladeshi Prime Ministers, and Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb. The third project on the rehabilitation of Kulaura-Shahbazpur section of Bangladesh Railways was jointly inaugurated by the Prime Minister of both the countries.