Government Policy

Indian, Russian war veterans visit air headquarters

Dhaka, Dec 18, 2016 (BSS)- A delegation of Indian and Russian Armed Forces war veterans who participated in Bangladesh liberation war of 1971 visited the Air Headquarters here today.

The visiting team spent some times at the Air Headquarters and exchanged greetings.

Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Abu Esrar commemorated the

contribution of Indian and Russian Armed Forces during Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971.

Principal Staff Officers of Air Headquarters and other senior officers were present at that time. A 68-member delegation arrived here on an official visit with an invitation from the government.

During the visit they participated in different ceremonies to observe the Victory Day, 2016.

They will also join in different programmes in respect to their honour.

It is expected that, the visit will enhance the existing bi-lateral relation among these brotherly countries.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)