Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has arrived in London, the capital city of the United Kingdom, from Washington DC. A commercial flight of the British Airways carrying the PM and her entourage members landed at the London Heathrow Airport at 11:07 a.m. Saturday (London time). Bangladesh High Commissioner to the U.K. Saida Muna Tasneem received the Premier at the airport, local media reported.
The flight had departed the Dulles International Airport, Washington DC, for London at 11:40 p.m. (Washington time) on Sep 29. Bangladesh Ambassador to the USA Muhammad Imran saw the PM off at the airport.
Earlier on Sep 23, the premier reached Washington DC after attending the 78th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session and other high-level side and bilateral events in New York from Sep 17 to 22.
During her stay in Washington DC, Sheikh Hasina attended a reception accorded to her by Bangladeshi expatriates in the USA and visited Bangladesh embassy in Washington DC.
The PM will leave London for home by a commercial flight of the Biman Bangladesh Airlines on Oct 3 (London time) and is scheduled to reach Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka on Oct 4.