New Delhi, March 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the people of Bangladesh on their 44th Independence Day.
"Independence Day greetings to the people of Bangladesh, a nation that has always been an enduring and important friend for India," Modi said in a statement.
President Pranab Mukherjee had also earlier extended his greetings on the eve of Bangladesh's National Day.
Independence Day greetings to the people of Bangladesh, a Nation that has always been an enduring & important friend for India.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 26, 2015
(With agency inputs)