Business Standard

NRC an internal affair of Indian govt, says Bangladesh Border Guards chief

The BGB will continue to work to prevent illegal crossings into India, its Director General Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam said at a press conference here.

NRC
Premium

Of late, there has been a surge in applications and inquiries from people, especially Muslims, at the Kolkata Municipal Corporation to obtain birth and death certificates

Press Trust of India
The process of creation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is completely an “internal affair" of the Indian government and the cooperation between the border guarding forces of the two countries is very good, the chief of Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) said on Sunday.
 
The BGB will continue to work to prevent illegal crossings into India, its Director General Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam said at a press conference here.
 
A BGB delegation, led by Islam, is on a bilateral visit to India to hold DG-level border talks with their counterparts, the BSF said.
 
"This is completely

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Dec 30 2019 | 12:23 AM IST

Explore News

To read the full story, subscribe to BS Premium now, at just Rs 249/ month.

Key stories on business-standard.com are available only to BS Premium subscribers.

Register to read more on Business-Standard.com