Enclaves, hilsa key issues in PM’s Dhaka visit

August 23rd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS  

Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would hold detailed talks with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina on exchange of enclaves and resolve all pending disputes during his two-day tour to Dhaka next month, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Tuesday.

Banerjee is slated to accompany the prime minister to Bangladesh on the visit beginning Sep 6.

Speaking in the assembly, Banerjee said there would also be discussions on the import of hilsa fish from Bangladesh and export of potato to the neighbouring nation.

The chief minister said that during her talks with the prime minister - who was in the city on a two-day tour since Monday, she had dwelt on the exchange of enclaves.

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