Saudi envoy pays farewell call on PM

DHAKA, Saudi Ambassador to Bangladesh Abdullah Bin

H. M. AlMutairi paid a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her

Jatiya Sangsad Office here this evening.

After the meeting, PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed the


The prime minister congratulated the Saudi ambassador for successfully

completing fouryear tenure in Bangladesh.

She told the ambassador that he can think Bangladesh as his own country.

Pointing out the historical relations between the two countries, Sheikh

Hasina said Saudi Arab has a special place in the hearts of Bangladeshis.

The prime minister recalled her visits to Saudi Arabia for four times

during the tenure of the ambassador and thanked him for playing a key role in

arranging the trips.

Sheikh Hasina conveyed her complements to Saudi King and Custodian of the

Two Holy Mosques Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Mohammed bin

Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

The Saudi ambassador thanked the prime minister for extending cooperation

during his tenure in Bangladesh.

Expressing satisfaction over the existing bilateral relations between the

two countries, AlMutairi said the relationship reached to a new height and

it will continue to grow from strength to strength.

The envoy informed the prime minister that he is going to discharge his

responsibility as the new ambassador in Georgia.

PM's Principal Secretary Md Nojibur Rahman, Military Secretary Major

General Mia Mohammad Zainul Abedin and Bangladesh Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Golam Mosih were present on the occasion.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)