49th Border Coordination Conference between border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh was held in New Delhi. The Indian delegation was headed by DG Border Security Force Vivek Kumar Johri and the Bangladesh delegation was headed by DG of Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) Md Shafeenul Islam. The conference focused on co-operation in Border Guarding and Border Management between the two forces. During the conference, both forces agreed to make all possible efforts to curb the menace of cattle smuggling or any other criminal activity and to ensure tranquility on the borders.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Director General of Border Security Force: Vivek Kumar Johri.
- Bangladesh Capital: Dhaka; Currency: Taka; PM: Sheikh Hasina.
Source: The Business Standard