Bangladesh has agreed to export bottled LPG to Tripura from its excess pool following a request from the Indian government, said a senior official of the state government today.
In September 2018, India and Bangladesh entered an agreement for a cross-border pipeline to carry one million tonne diesel annually from Siliguri (West Bengal) depot of the Numaligarh Refinery (NRL) to Parbatipur in Bangladesh. One year down the line, the project is gaining speed.
Reliance Power on Tuesday said it has signed a partnership agreement with Japan’s energy major, JERA, for jointly setting up 750 megawatt (MW) gas-based power project at Meghnaghat in Bangladesh.
India will transport LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) imported from the Middle-East to Tripura using Bangladesh”s Mongla port, said a top state official on Friday.
After supplying 190 MW power to Bangladesh daily, Tripura, which attained 100 percent household electrification last year, is now selling power to Nepal. While Tripura sells 190 MW power to Bangladesh on a daily basis after fulfilling its domestic requirements
A six-member delegation of the MEA Tuesday visited the Agartala-Akhaura railway site in the Indian side and left for neighbouring Bangladesh for a field visit there, official sources said.
While addressing a tourism convention, Bangladesh’s Assistant High Commissioner, Shah Mohammad Tanvir Monsur said: ” the Governments of Bangladesh and India are working on river routes, rail, and air connectivity to boost tourism.
India’s top gas importer Petronet LNG will not bid for the proposed 7.5 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) liquefied natural gas terminal in Bangladesh and instead wants a government-to-government deal, its managing director Prabhat Singh said on Thursday.
Trucks carrying coal from Bhutan and bound for Bangladesh has been stranded at an integrated check post (ICP) in Meghalaya following the Supreme Court’s order banning transportation of the extracted fossil fuel in this state, an official said Friday.
Bangladesh is going to benefit from an Indian policy revision which has made it easier to import and export electricity from countries other than India using the Indian territory.