Enhance connectivity between Bangladesh and Bhutan for mutual benefits: FM
Dhaka, March 23, 2021 (BSS) –
Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today said During the meeting they talked about enhancing connectivity between Bangladesh and Bhutan through air and railway to reap economic benefits mutually.
Dr Lotay Prime Minister of Bhutan arrived today at a three-day official visit to join people of Bangladesh in the celebration of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the golden jubilee of the independence of Bangladesh.
Referring to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the Foreign Minister said the entire region has a huge potential of development if connectivity and partnership are ensured among the South Asian nations.
The Bhutanese Prime Minister considers Bangladesh as his second home where he embraced his dream of becoming a doctor and learned the traits of saving lives.
On Wednesday, Lotay Tshering is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and it will be by bilateral talks.
The Bhutanese Prime minister will pay a courtesy call on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban.
Later, in the afternoon, Lotay Tshering will join the celebration at National Parade Square as the guest of honoor. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will receive him there.