Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Turbulence in India-Bangladesh relations.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier this week cancelled a scheduled visit to Bangladesh, due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19. India-Bangladesh relations have grown stronger since Modi came to power in 2014. In recent weeks, though, Dhaka has expressed concerns over India’s Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), which fast-tracks claims to Indian citizenship by non-Muslim migrants from three majority-Muslim South Asian countries including Bangladesh.