Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Thursday observed the ‘World Meteorological Day 2023’ in a befitting manner.
State Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Dr Md Enamur Rahman MP was present as chief guest to inaugurate the ceremony at Bangabandhu Military Museum in the capital, said an ISPR press release.
Secretary to the Ministry of Defense Golam Md Hasbiul Alam and Secretary for Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief Md Kamrul Hasan were present as special guests.
Different programs were taken up to observe this day at BMD Headquarters along with its significant branch offices across the country.
Bangladesh Betar and Bangladesh Television broadcasted a special discussion programme regarding the day.
Every year the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and its 193 member countries and regions including Bangladesh observe March 23 as World Meteorological Day.