Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday witnessed Bangladesh army’s winter exercise in Rangpur. The helicopter carrying her reached the northern district around 12noon, where she was received by army chief General Abu Belal Mohammad Shafiul Huq.
State Minister for Rural Development and Co-operative Mashiur Rahman Ranga was also present. Hasina witnessed the exercise by Bangladesh Army’s 66 Infantry Division titled ‘Brigade group attack’. She also attended the ‘Darbar’ (meeting) of the Rangpur-based infantry division after the exercise .
Security Affairs Adviser to the PM Tarique Ahmed Siddique, Primary and Mass Education Minister Mostafizur Rahman, Principal Secretary to the PMO Abul Kalam Azad accompanied Hasina, according to bdnews24.com.
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