Multilateralism refers to an alliance of multiple countries pursuing a common goal. There are many fora like G5, G20, and OECD etc. to achieve various goals. India too is involved in many of them. BIMSTEC is one of them. Its importance is that it consists of almost all countries except for Pakistan and few others that are present in SAARC. Thus it is also regarded as an alternative to SAARC. But BIMSTEC’s goal should mean much more.
Please go through the workbook and answer the required question accordingly:
Mains Work Book No.39 - India and BIMSTEC.pdf (1.0 MB)