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New ‘Switzerland Corner’ launched at Nat’l Museum

  • DU Correspondent
  • 17 October, 2021 12:00 AM
  • Print news
New ‘Switzerland Corner’ launched at Nat’l Museum

The newly redesigned “Switzerland Corner” at the World Civilisation Gallery of the National Museum of Bangladesh was formally inaugurated at a ceremony in the capital on Saturday.

State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid attended the event as chief guest and officially inaugurated the exhibition corner together with the Ambassador of Switzerland to Bangladesh Nathalie Chuard and other eminent guests.

Government officials, international partners, eminent cultural actors and members of the civil society and media of Bangladesh also attended the event, maintaining health protocols.

  Welcoming the guests, Ambassador Chuard said that the Swiss Corner at the National Museum is a milestone of Switzerland’s growing ties with Bangladesh and she invited everyone to visit it with family and friends to learn more about her country.

The State Minister for Cultural Affairs in his speech highlighted the importance of further enhancing bilateral relations and expanding cooperation also in the areas of art and culture.