PM leaves for Sweden tomorrow


PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves here for London tomorrow en route to Sweden on a three-day bilateral visit to the Scandinavian nation.

The prime minister is going to Sweden at the invitation of her Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven.

This will be the first-ever bilateral visit by any head of government or state of Bangladesh to Sweden.

“During the visit, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hold official talks with Swedish Premier Stefan Lofven,” PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim told today.

A Biman Bangladesh Airlines VVIP flight carrying the prime minister and members of her entourage will take off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport tomorrow noon.

The flight is scheduled to reach Heathrow International Airport in the British capital of London at 6pm local time the same day. Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK Nazmul Quaunine will receive the prime minister at the airport.