PM inaugurates Bangladesh Chancery Building in Rome


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday inaugurated the Chancery Building of Bangladesh Embassy in Rome, reports BSS. The prime minister formally opened the five-storey chancery building constructed on 23.9 kathas of land by unveiling its plaque in Via Dell’Antartide area in the capital of Italy this morning.

A munajat was offered on the occasion seeking continued peace, progress and development of the nation. PM’s younger sister Sheikh Rehana and daughter Saima Wazed Hossain were present. Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen, Bangladesh Ambassador in Rome Abdus Sobhan Sikdar, PM’s Principal Secretary Dr Ahmad Kaikaus, Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen, Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim and senior officials of the embassy were present.

Later, the prime minister went round different sections of the chancery building. She also signed the visitors’ book there. Sheikh Hasina arrived here on Tuesday afternoon on a four-day official visit to Italy at the invitation of Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte.