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PM meets president

  • Published at 11:20 pm July 13th, 2019
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina meets President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Saturday, Jul 13, 2019
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 PID

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presented a bouquet to President Abdul Hamid during the meeting

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Saturday.

"During the meeting, the premier discussed different state-level issues, especially regarding her recent visit to China, with the president," confirmed President's Press Secretary Joynal Abedin, reports UNB.

The premier apprised the president of the outcome of her recent five-day visit to China, Abedin said.

Sheikh Hasina also discussed programs to celebrate the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabhandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

She presented a bouquet to Abdul Hamid.

Prime Minister's daughter Saima Wazed Hossain, among others, accompanied her to the Bangabhaban.

Road Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader, PM's Principal Secretary Md Nojibur Rahman, President's Secretary Sampad Barua, Military Secretary Major General SM Shamim-Uz-Zaman, and the PM's Military Secretary Major General Mia Mohammad Zainul Abedin, among others, were present during the meeting.

The prime minister returned home from China on July 6.

During the visit, she attended the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Dalian, held bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang, and met President Xi Jinping in Beijing.

Sheikh Hasina, also the ruling Awami League chief, attended a series of meetings, including a views-exchange meeting organised by the China chapter of Awami League, and its associated bodies.