UK envoy visits Faridpur Zamindar bari

Published : 01 Apr 2023 09:08 PM

British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson visited a Zamindar bari, a mosque and historical structures in Faridpur on Friday. 

A delegation led by the envoy visited the historical Khan Bahadur Zamindar Bari and Jame Masjid in Buraich village of Alfadanga Sadar upzila in the afternoon. 

Robert Chatterton Dickson was mesmerized by the beauty of the Zamindar bari and Jame Masjid. 

Before that, the upazila administration welcomed the envoy with flowers at around 11am.

During the visit, the British high commissioner to Bangladesh was briefed about the past and present histories of the Zamindar bari and the mosque.­

Robert Chatterton Dickson was accompanied by his wife, Faridpur Additional Deputy Commissioner Yasin Kabir and Alfadanga upazila Chairman AKM Zahidul Hassan Zahid, among others. 

Zahidul Hassan Zahid said the British envoy expressed his satisfaction, saying he will forever cherish the beauty of the Zamindar bari and the mosque in his heart.