Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019 conducted between India and Bangladesh
In Tripura, the joint border guarding exercise “Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019’ was held between the Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) as a part of ‘Confidence Building Measures’ between the two border guards. The exercise was named after the Mainamati hill range situated 8 km west of Comilla township in Bangladesh, which is home to an ancient Buddhist archaeological site in the region. The main purpose of this exercise was to plan and conduct anti-smuggling and anti-criminal activity related operations with an aim of achieving better joint operational efficiency and border management in the area.
Topics: Bangladesh • Bangladesh Liberation War • Border control • Border guard • Border Guards Bangladesh • Border Security Force • Comilla • Countries • Government of Bangladesh • Mainamati • Military of Bangladesh • South Asia