Home minister to visit Myanmar on Oct 23

Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal

PV Desk : Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan today said he would visit Myanmar on October 23 for holding talks with the Myanmar government on repatriation of the Rohingyas, who were forcibly ousted from their homes in the Rakhine state and pushed into Bangladesh.

“The main agenda would be quick repatriation of the Rohingyas as the Myanmar’s minister has assured here to take back their citizens during his visit to Dhaka recently,” he told newsmen at his ministry at Bangladesh Secretariat.

The minister would lead a nine-member delegation including two secretaries, Inspector General of Police (IGP), additional secretary, Director General of Border Guard (BGB), Director General of Bangladesh Coast Guard and Director General of the Department of Narcotics Control.