High Commissioner Syed Muazzem Ali called on the Indian Health Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda this evening. The meeting was hour long and a fruitful one covering many areas of bilateral cooperation. High Commissioner Ali appraised Minister Nadda about the remarkable progress achieved by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina - in attainment of the MDGs and especially in the field of Health Care, combating contagious diseases and immunisation. Minister Nadda also deeply appreciated the achievements of Bangladesh government in ensuring primary health care facilities for the people - especially in the rural areas. He assured all out cooperation from Indian side should proposal from Bangladesh is made for greater cooperation especially in the field of tertiary healthcare, R&D in health and connecting rural healthcare systems with a network-centric architectures. Health Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda accepted in principle an invitation to visit Bangladesh during June 2015.