Bangladesh, Sept. 16 -- Bangladesh has shared its "deep concern" with India at the sudden ban on onion exports saying it undermines the discussions that took place in October last year and January this year.

The latest "abrupt announcement" of the Indian government "undermines" the discussions that took place in 2019 and 2020 between the two friendly countries on the matter and the understanding shared, said an official at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as written to Indian High Commission in Dhaka.

Bangladesh referred to a Commerce Secretary-level meeting between the two countries held on January 15-16 and VVIP-level visit to India in October last year when the Bangladesh side requested regarding the matter.

"I wish you had informed ...