Khaleda Zia meets Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid

Former Prime Minister of Bangladesh and chief of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), Khaleda Zia is the first foreign dignitary to meet India's new foreign minister, Salman Khurshid in New Delhi today. During her stay, from October 28 to November 03, Zia would be discussing with key leaders and officials of Indian government on matters of mutual interest between the two nations. Reportedly, Zia visit has been in response to an invitation extended by then Foreign Minister SM Krishna, who resigned on Saturday from the council of ministers.