PM calls on President


DHAKA, June 19, 2018 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina made a courtesy call on President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban here this evening.

“Sheikh Hasina exchanged Eid greetings with the President,” President’s Press Secretary Mohammad Joynal Abedin told BSS.

The Premier apprised the President of the outcome of her recent visits to Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, Australia, India and Canada, he said.

President Hamid congratulated the Premier for getting Doctor of Literature (D. Litt) degree from Kazi Nazrul Islam University at Asansol in India.

Earlier, Sheikh Hasina reached Bangabhaban at 7.36 pm.

On her arrival, the prime minister was received by President Abdul Hamid with a flower bouquet.

Secretaries concerned and high officials of both the President and Prime Minister’s offices were present.