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Indian army chief arrives in Dhaka

  • Published at 05:00 pm March 31st, 2017
  • Last updated at 10:14 pm March 31st, 2017
Indian army chief arrives in Dhaka
Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has arrived in Dhaka on a three-day visit. General Rawat is leading a four-member delegation, including his wife, and reached the capital on a special aircraft from India on Friday. Major General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, Logistic Area Commander of Bangladesh Army, received the Indian Army delegation at the Bangladesh Air Force base Bangabandhu, at Kurmitola, reports BSS. During his visit to Bangladesh, the Indian Army Chief will pay a courtesy call on President M Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, and chief of three services and Principal Staff Officer of the Armed Forces. He is also scheduled to pay visits to some military establishments, including a war field of the Liberation War in 1971. The Indian army delegation is expected to leave Dhaka on April 2.