Q. Which of the following is/are member country/countries of “Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC)”?
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Explanation: Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is a regional organization came into being in 1997 through the Bangkok Declaration.
- The objective was to harness growth through mutual cooperation in different areas of common interests by mitigating the onslaught of globalization and by utilizing regional resources and geographical advantages.
- It comprises of India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan and Nepal. Kathmandu declaration was released during the summit in 2018.