Ambassador of Azerbaizan to Bangladesh, India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Nepal Dr Ashraf Shikhaliyev along with Deputy Chief of Mission Babak Ahmadov visited the Summit Narayanganj Power Plant- Unit I & II (165 MW) on March 09, 2019.
The Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan, paid the visit at the invitation of the Vice-Chairman of Summit Group Jafer Ummeed Khan.
During the visit the Ambassador of Azerbaijan remarked, “It was of high interest to get to know the work process of the power plant (of Summit Narayanganj). I was impressed by the good management and the beautiful location of the plant.”
Vice-Chairman of Summit Group Jafer Ummeed Khan said, “Azerbaijan has successfully implemented 100 per cent electrification for its entire population which we in Bangladesh is striving to accomplish.”
Azerbaijan and Bangladesh share a warm bilateral relationship. During the independence of Azerbaijan in 1991, Bangladesh recognized it at early stage. Bangladesh exports pharmaceuticals products to Azerbaijan.