According to recent reports, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, CAS, Indian Airforce arrived at Dhaka today on the invitation of Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat for a three-day visit which will strengthen the close and fraternal ties between the Armed Forces of the two countries.
The IAF Chief is scheduled to pay a courtesy call on the Air Force and Army Chiefs of Bangladesh and other senior officials of the country
CAS Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria embarked on a goodwill visit to Bangladesh today, on an invitation from Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat, Chief of Air Staff Bangladesh Air Force. pic.twitter.com/wFmfuTx3dT— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) February 22, 2021
CAS RKS Bhadaura is scheduled to interact with senior dignitaries & visit major operational bases of BAF. The two sides will discuss shared interests & explore avenues to further mutual defense cooperation.
The Indian Air Force Chief would also be paying tribute to the members of the Bangladesh Armed Forces, who sacrificed their lives during the Liberation War of 1971, by laying wreaths at the altar of Shikha Anirban in Dhaka Cantonment.
The Indian delegation would also pay their homage to the father of the nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, by visiting Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi.
It is expected that India's indigenous fighter Jet HAL Tejas will also be presented to the Bangladesh Air force as BAF is in dire need of upgrading its fighter fleet & Tejas meets all the operational requirements of BAF.