China reiterates helping Rohingya repatriation | 2019-05-19 |

China reiterates helping Rohingya repatriation

Sun Online Desk

19th May, 2019 08:44:15 printer

China reiterates helping Rohingya repatriation

Chinese ambassador to Bangladesh Zhang Zuo reiterated that China will assist in the repatriation of the forcibly displaced Rohingya people of Rakhine State of Myanmar from Bangladesh.

Zhang Zuo came up with assurance while he paid a courtesy call on Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud at secretariat office in Dhaka on Sunday.

The newly appointed envoy also said that China neutrally hopes that the process of the repatriation will start soon.

During the courtesy call on, Zhang Zuo highly praised the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and said, “Bangladesh has made tremendous progress under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina. Her initiatives on coastal economic activities and blue economy will be very helpful for Bangladesh to be an important economic power in world stage.”

Information secretary Abdul Malek and officials of Chinese embassy were present at the meeting.