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Monday, 2 October 2017

India opens two border crossing points with Myanmar, Bangladesh


India has opened two immigration check posts along the borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh.
In a gazette notification, the Home Ministry said, the Central government has designated Zorinpui land check post in Lawngtlai district of Mizoram as an authorized immigration check post for entry into or exit from India with valid travel documents for all classes of passengers to or from Myanmar.


The Central government has also designated Kawrpuichhuah land check post in Lunglei district of Mizoram as an authorized immigration check post for entry into or exit from India with valid travel documents for all classes of passengers to or from Bangladesh.

Important Takeaways from Above News-
  • The Kaladan Multi-Modal Transit Transport Project is a project that will connect the eastern Indian seaport of Kolkata with Sittwe seaport in Rakhine State, Myanmar by sea.
  • Myanmar Capital: Naypyidaw
  • Currency: Burmese kyat
  • Bangladesh Capital: Dhaka
  • Currency: Bangladeshi taka
Source- The Hindu

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