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President to return home from London Sunday

  • Published at 05:55 pm May 25th, 2019
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File photo of President Abdul Hamid Focus Bangla

The head of the state went to London on May 15 on an 11-day medical trip

President M Abdul Hamid will return home on Sunday after an 11-day visit to London and Germany for a health check-up.

“A VVIP flight (BG 202) of Biman Bangladesh Airlines Limited carrying the president and his entourage members will land at Hazrat Shahjalal (R) International Airport at 10:15am on Sunday,” president’s Deputy Press Secretary Abul Kalam Azad told BSS on Saturday noon.

The head of the state went to London on May 15 on an 11-day medical trip where he had health check-up at Bupa Cromwell Hospital and treatment of the eyes at the Moorfields Eye Hospital. He also had another medical check-up at Frankfurt in Germany.

The deputy press secretary said the president will leave London's Heathrow Airport for Dhaka at 6:20pm.

Bangladesh high commissioner to the United Kingdom and senior officials will see him off at the airport.

Abdul Hamid has been suffering from glaucoma for a long time.