Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki paid tribute to the victims of the Holey Artisan Bakery attack Friday on the sixth anniversary of the deadliest night of terror in the country's history that saw 22 civilians, mostly foreigners, killed in Dhaka's Gulshan.
Ambassador Naoki laid wreaths at the site of the Holey Artisan Bakery Attack, the monument to the victims at the Italian Embassy and the monument to the police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty in 2016.
The Japanese envoy expressed his condolences for the victims. He also stressed remembering their contribution to the development of Bangladesh.
6th anniversary of Gulshan cafe attack: Japanese envoy pays tribute to victims
Ito Naoki reconfirmed, together with the chief representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Bangladesh and others, the will to advance the support for the development of Bangladesh, taking maximum safety and security measures.
Representatives of JICA Bangladesh; Oriental Consultants Global in Dhaka, the Japanese Association in Dhaka, and the Japanese Commerce and Industry Association in Dhaka joined the memorial ceremony for the victims of the Holey Artisan Bakery terror attack.
Source: United News of Bangladesh