|Published : 23 Nov 2016, 12:45:42 | Updated : 23 Nov 2016, 12:46:32|
PM Hasina in Sylhet to hoist new infantry division flag
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reached Sylhet to attend a flag-hoisting ceremony for the newly-raised infantry brigade.
Her flight landed at MAG Osmani International Airport at 11:00am on Wednesday, reports bdnews24.com.
Several government ministers and Awami League leaders were in her entourage.
Hasina will offer prayers at the shrines of Hazrat Shahjalal and Hazrat Shah Paran, according to her press wing.
She will then join the ceremony of the 11th Infantry Brigade, under 17 Infantry Division, at Jalalabad Cantonment at noon.
The ruling party chief was scheduled to address a public rally in Sylhet but the plan was later cancelled considering possible breach of electoral code of conduct, because schedule for district council polls have been announced, said Badar Uddin Kamran, president of Sylhet metropolitan Awami League.