Navy chief joins Chinese Navy’s 70th anniv celebrations

Staff Correspondent

23 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Aurangzeb Chowdhury is now participating in the 70th founding anniversary celebrations of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy in China.

The six-day event began on Monday.

Assistant Navy Chief (operations) Rear Admiral M Mokbul Hossain and Navy Administrative authorities Dhaka Commodore M Musa saw the navy chief off at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Sunday.

During the visit, the Chief of Naval Staff will meet the Chief of Chinese Navy and other senior naval officials. He will also take part in International Fleet Review (IFR).

The Chief of Naval Staff is scheduled to return home on April 28.