The Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal left Dhaka for Lebanon on Sunday on a 10-day official visit.
The Navy chief boarded the flight from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport. Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Operations) and Naval Administrative Authority, Dhaka were present there to see him off.
During his visit, the Naval chief is scheduled to meet Defence Minister of Lebanon Brigadier General Maurice Sleem (retd), Chief of Army Staff General Joseph Khalil Aoun, Chief of Naval Staff Captain Haitham Dannaoui and Ambassador of Bangladesh to Lebanon Major General Md Jahangir Al Mustahidur Rahman.
The Chief of Naval Staff is expected to return home on October 12.