GUWAHATI, Oct 21 - Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal will inaugurate the two-day India-Bangladesh stakeholders meet for trade and connectivity tomorrow in the city.
Organised to �break business barriers� between the two neighbours, the two-day event will see a host of dignitaries, including Bangladesh Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, Union Minister of State for Road, Transport and Highways Gen VK Singh, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, Bangladesh PM�s Economic Affairs Adviser AKM Mashiur Rahman and High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das.
Besides B2B (business to business) meetings on the sidelines, there will be five technical sessions on �Road Agreements�, �Potential Cross Border Surface Route Trade�, �Role of Regulatory Authorities�, �Port Use Agreements�, and �Role of Transporters and Freight Forwarders�. At the technical sessions, actionable points will be delineated and action plans prepared.
Senior officials from the Central ministries and Bangladesh government, besides representatives from trade bodies, will participate in the event.
During the cultural programme tomorrow, an Assamese translation of the autobiography of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will be released.