US assistant secretary of state to visit India this week | India News


NEW DELHI: US assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asian affairs Donald Lu will travel to India and Bangladesh during January 12-15, for meetings on a range of priorities, including energy, trade, security cooperation, religious freedom, labour and human rights, the state department announced on Wednesday.
In India, the assistant secretary will participate in the India-US Forum. “Assistant secretary Lu will also meet with senior Indian officials to discuss ways in which the United States and India can further expand energy, trade, security, and human rights cooperation,” it said.
While in Bangladesh, Lu will meet with senior Bangladeshi officials and civil society leaders to discuss strengthening bilateral relationship, expanding economic engagement and hear their perspectives on human rights.


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