PM leaves New York wrapping up US visit

United News of Bangladesh . New York | Published: 13:21, Sep 30,2019


Prime minister Sheikh Hasina. — Focusbangla file photo

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina left New York on Sunday night for home wrapping up her eight-day visit to the United States after joining the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

She is scheduled to reach home on Tuesday morning.

A flight of Etihad Airways carrying the PM and her entourage took off from John F Kennedy international airport for Abu Dhabi at 11:00pm on Monday.

Bangladesh ambassador to the US Mohammad Ziauddin and ambassador and permanent representative of Bangladesh to the UN Masud Bin Momen saw the prime minister off at the airport.

The flight is scheduled to land at Abu Dhabi international airport at 8:00pm on Monday, where Bangladesh ambassador to the UAE Mohammad Imran will receive her.

The prime minister will depart from Abu Dhabi international airport by a VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines at 10.45pm.

The flight is scheduled to land at Hazrat Shahjalal international airport at 5:35am on Tuesday.

Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka on September 20 last and reached New York on September 22. 

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