India Myanmar News
Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla has condemned the IED explosion that killed an Assam Rifles jawan and injured three others at a village near India-Myanmar border on Monday.
The first consignment of high speed diesel from India will reach Myanmar on 3 September
Mosquito-borne diseases have killed 16 persons in a village along the India-Myanmar border in Manipur, while another four deaths in other parts are suspected to have the same cause, Manipur health minister L Jayentakumar said on Sunday.
Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu emphasized the need to encourage trade between India-Myanmar and said more border haats be opened for the purpose.
Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Sunday left for Myanmar on a four-day visit during which he will hold talks with top military leaders there to further ramp up defence and security cooperation between the two countries.
India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed three agreements following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the southeast Asian nation's State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi.