PM to return home Tuesday evening

Published: April 22, 2019 20:41:24 | Updated: April 23, 2019 13:19:10

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will return home on Tuesday evening wrapping up her a three-day official visit to Brunei Darussalam at the invitation of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

A special flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the premier and her entourage members is scheduled to land at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport  in Dhaka at 7:45pm on Tuesday.

According to BSS, she will leave Brunei for Dhaka around 5:00 pm local time on Tuesday.

Earlier, the premier arrived at Brunei International Airport in Bandar Seri Begawan, the Brunei capital around 2:35pm local time on April 21.

During the visit, she joined a number of programmes including holding bilateral talks with Brunei’s Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah after having a general audience with the Sultan and the Royal family.

She also joined the opening ceremony of Bangladesh-Brunei Business Forum, on the second day of her visit on April 22.

The premier visited the Jame Asr Mosque and offered Asr prayers there and later attended an official banquet to be hosted in her honour by the Sultan at Istana Nurul Iman on the same day.

On the first day of her visit, she joined a reception accorded to her by Bangladesh community residing in Brunei.

On Tuesday morning, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will lay the foundation stone of new Chancery Building of Bangladesh High Commission at the Diplomatic Enclave at Jalan Kebangsaan in Brunei capital.

Later, she will visit Royal Regalia Museum.

Bangladesh and Brunei on Monday signed seven instruments for strengthening cooperation mainly in the fields of agriculture, fisheries, livestock, culture and sports, and the supply of LNG.

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