After 11 long years since the last highly potential chance was shattered, hopes resurfaced that Dhaka and New Delhi may sign the long-awaited Teesta water-sharing dealvery soon.
What can be expected now?
Historical Background of India and Bangladesh Conflict:
India and Bangladesh established the Indo-Bangladesh Joint Rivers Commission in 1972.
What is the Teesta River Dispute?
About Teesta River:
Teesta River Dispute: Timeline of the Negotiation Events
Importance of Teesta River to Bangladesh and India:
Bangladesh’s stand on the Teesta River Dispute:
Bangladesh is a significant neighbouring country of India with a shared history, culture, religion, and many more common elements. Bangladesh is an essential element for India to get connected with North East.
India needs to take proactive steps on the River water agreement considering the strategic importance of Bangladesh.
Verifying, please be patient.