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Transition of Bangladesh from LDC to developing country celebrated

Staff Correspondent

29 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A colourful procession was organised to celebrate the transition of Bangladesh from a least developed country to a developing one under overall management of the log area in Dhaka Cantonment on Sunday.

Lieutenant General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, quartermaster general (QMG) of Bangladesh Army, was present as the chief guest.

The procession started in front of the Signal Gate and Logistics Area MP Unit of Dhaka Cantonment in two groups and ended at Senakunj after parading the main road of the cantonment.

Military and civilian officers, JCOs and soldiers of other ranks working in Dhaka Cantonment spontaneously participated in the event.

Besides, a procession was held at all bases and air headquarters of Bangladesh Air Force under the management of Bangladesh Air Force marking the golden jubilee of independence and the country’s graduation.