OIC Secy Gen arrives in Dhaka

Staff Correspondent

3 August, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Secretary General of OIC Dr Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen arrived in Dhaka on Wednesday night on a four-day official visit.


Kamrul Ahsan, Secretary (Bi-lateral and Consular) of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, received him at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.


The OIC Secretary General is leading a five-member delegation.  


Al-Othaimeen is scheduled to call on President Md. Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign Minister A H Mahmood Ali today.


As Bangladesh is going to host the 45th OIC Council of Foreign Ministers next year, this visit will allow discussion on Bangladesh-OIC Secretariat cooperation apart from various other areas of bilateral cooperation, a press release of the foreign ministry said.