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50th Years of Independence: Queen Elizabeth greets Bangladeshis

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom has sent a message of felicitation on the occasion of Bangladesh’s 50th Years of Independence.

In the message sent to President Abdul Hamid on March 21, the Queen conveyed her warmest congratulations to the president and best wishes for the people of Bangladesh and further progress and prosperity of the country, said the Bangladesh High Commission, London on Monday.

“On the special occasion of your 50th Independence Day, I am delighted to convey to Your Excellency my congratulations, together with my best wishes to the people of Bangladesh," the Queen said.

"We share ties of friendship and affection, which remain the foundation of our partnership and are as important today as fifty years ago. After what has been a difficult year, I hope we may look forward to overcoming global health challenges and to better times in the future”.

Source: United News of Bangladesh