Bangladesh Today: Bangladeshi delegation hopeful of early resolution of Teesta water sharing dispute

The border issue between India and Bangladesh has been in the limelight, in particular due to illegal migration and smuggling of food and drug items. Recently, a 12-member all-party delegation of lawmakers from Bangladesh visited Guwahati to discuss the longstanding issues including trade, land border agreement and insurgency. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ruling Awami League party leader Tofail Ahmed said that talks are still in progress with regard to Teesta water sharing dispute and hoped that it would be resolved soon.