Live: Modi Breaks Protocol and Receives Sheikh Hasina at Airport

After a gap of seven years, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina has come to India on a four-day visit.

In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi set aside protocol and drove to the IGI airport, on Friday, to receive his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, and expressed confidence that bilateral ties will be taken to a new level.

Hasina will be in India on a four-day visit, which comes after a gap of seven years.

She will hold wide-ranging talks with Modi on Saturday, during which, India is also set to announce a line of credit of USD 500 million to Bangladesh for military supplies.