President reaches Frankfurt from London

DHAKA-President M Abdul Hamid, who is now overseas medical checkup, arrived at Frankfurt of Germany yesterday evening (Local Time).

"The President was received by Bangladesh Ambassador to Germany Imtiaz Ahmed at Frankfurt airport at about 5:55 pm. . . he (President) will undergo medical checkup at a local hospital and leave Frankfurt for London on May 1," President's deputy press secretary M Abul Kalam Azad told BSS tonight quoting the President's entourage and press secretary Md Joynal Abedin from Frankfurt.

Earlier, a flight of Emirates Airlines carrying the President took off from Hazrat Shahjalal (R) International Airport for London at 7.30 pm on Monday to have medical checkup at Moorfield Eye Hospital and Bupa Cromwell Hospital.

The President is expected to return home on May 4.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)