Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina greets Assam’s new CM Himanta Biswa Sarma


GUWAHATI: Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina has greeted Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on his assumption of office as the new chief minister of Assam.

Sheikh Hasina said the multi-ethnic, multi-linguistic and multi-faith people of Assam will progress towards a more vibrant society and greater development under Dr Sarma’s visionary leadership, reports United News Bangladesh (UNB) citing PMO press release.

She mentioned that with Bangladesh poised to graduate into a middle-income country, Bangladesh invites Assam to reap benefits from its socio-economic development and growth trajectory.

Meanwhile, taking to Twitter Assam CM Dr Sarma wrote, “I highly value & cherish good wishes of Hon PM #SheikhHasina. Assam is committed to pursue the vision of Hon PM Sri


who recently said while in Bangladesh “Let India and Bangladesh move forward together.” We shall continue to gain mutually.”