The conference between the Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) commenced on Saturday at Dhaka in Bangladesh.
During the conference, the BGB organised the Maitree Cup, a friendly basketball match between the team of BSF and BGB before the commencement of the session.
This event was organised as a part of Confidence Building Measure (CBM) between the BSF and BGB, the two border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh.
During the course of conference, several issues are being raised by the BSF for discussion including trans-border crimes, smuggling of fake Indian currency, activities of Indian insurgent groups based in Bangladesh, prevention of illegal migration and trafficking of women and children.
The meeting will also deliberate upon coordinated Border Management Plan (CBMP) and various Confidence Building Measures(CBM).
The Bi-annual Director General level Border Coordination Conference is in progress in cordial atmosphere, the BSF said.
The delegation will return on Sept 19.
--IBNS (Posted on 18-09-2013)