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SAARC secy gen Esala Weerakoon meets Shahriar Alam

  • Diplomatic correspondent
  • 8 June, 2022 12:00 AM
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SAARC secy gen Esala Weerakoon meets Shahriar Alam

Visiting SAARC Secretary General Esala Weerakoon has called on State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam at his office.

During the meeting held on Monday, the state minister welcomed Esala Weerakoon and asked about different aspects of current activities of SAARC.

The secretary general recalled the role of Bangladesh since the inception of SAARC as a visionary idea of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to form regional cooperation and connection among the South Asian countries.

He also praised the willingness of Bangladesh to activate and motivate the various modalities of regional cooperation within the SAARC system. He also appealed to the state minister for intervention to save the SAARC process from the existing difficulties.