BD to get 70 locomotives from Switzerland 

Dhaka,  Mon,  25 September 2017
Published : 13 Jul 2017, 17:26:04

BD to get 70 locomotives from Switzerland 

BD to get 70 locomotives from Switzerland 
Bangladesh is set to receive 70 locomotives from Switzerland to strengthen its railway network.

On this end, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) is set to take place soon, reports BSS.

Outgoing Swiss Ambassador to Bangladesh Christian Fotsch said this during a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office on Thursday.

Briefing reporters after the meeting, PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said the Prime Minister extended her thanks to the Swiss government for cooperation in railway sector.

It will help improve connectivity with the neighbouring country and within the country, the prime minister said.

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