Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Indian media delegation due June 7 to see Bangladesh’s development

A ten-member media delegation representing leading Indian media outlets will visit Bangladesh June 7-12 to see and report about the country’s development success stories under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

The media delegation will visit a number of places in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country including the Padma Bridge, an independently funded mega project, which is set to be inaugurated on June 25.

The people of the country are waiting to see mega celebration and be a part of the achievement that Bangladesh has seen.

The media delegation members will also visit Rohingya camps and travel though the Marine Drive in the beach town Cox’s Bazar, Shaban Mahmood, Minister (Press) at Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi, told UNB on Sunday. 

He, however, did not disclose the names of the journalists.

Senior journalists from a number of prominent media outlets including The Hindu, The Times of India, Indian Express and NDTV are part of the delegation who will arrive Dhaka on June 7, said sources familiar with the preparation of the visit.