President seeks OIC’s help in repatriating Rohingya refugees


PV Desk : President M Abdul Hamid yesterday sought assistance from the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in resolving the Rohingya problems in Bangladesh.

“Provide necessary assistance for repatriation of the Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh,” the President said while OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen paid a courtesy call on him at Bangabhaban here yesterday afternoon.

Abdul Hamid also stressed the need for joint efforts of the Muslim Ummah to resolve the problems of Palestinians and al-Aqsa mosque issue.

Noting that an excellent communal harmony exists in the country, Abdul Hamid said, “Bangladesh is always ready to help the Muslim ummah for its overall development and progress.”