Tower Hamlets speaker praises Bangladesh’s development


PV Desk : Visiting Tower Hamlets Council Speaker of London Sabina Akhtar today highly praised Bangladesh’s stunning development in different sectors, especially education and women empowerment, under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

“I’m very much amazed to see the development activities in Bangladesh under your leadership,” the Tower Hamlets speaker told Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina when she called on her at her Jatiya Sangsad office here this evening.

After the meeting, PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed reporters.

Councillor Sabina Akthar, the first-ever Bangladeshi woman speaker of Tower Hamlets Council, said she witnessed the proceedings of Bangladesh Parliament yesterday, saying that she is impressed with the performance of the prime minister in the House.

The Tower Hamlets speaker informed Sheikh Hasina that nearly one lakh Bangladeshis are living in her area. “We’re running a number of Bangladeshi schools in Tower Hamlets area,” she said.