Bhutan King arrives in Assam's Dhubri on his way back from Bangladesh

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March 29,2024 03:49 PM
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Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, who was on a state visit to Bangladesh, on Thursday, arrived in Assam's Dhubri district on his way back to his country.

Guwahati (Assam) [India], March 28 (HBTV): Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, who was on a state visit to Bangladesh, on Thursday, arrived in Assam's Dhubri district on his way back to his country.

His Majesty was accorded a warm welcome by the administration of Dhubri district, Border Security Force officials at the border trade centre along the Indo-Bangladesh border. Later, he left for Bhutan. 

The Bhutanese King's arrival in Assam comes days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled to Bhutan for a two-day State visit.  

On March 25, the Bhutanese King arrived at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport for a four-day visit to Bangladesh, Bangladesh-based Dhaka Tribune reported. He travelled to Bangladesh at the invitation of Bangladesh President Mohammed Shahabuddin.  

During his visit, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck met with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. After the meeting, the two sides, in a joint statement, acknowledged the progress made in bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Bhutan and set targets for future collaborations, according to Dhaka Tribune report.

(ANI) This is a syndicated news feed. HBTV has edited it for clarity.