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Barbados PM Mottley pays courtesy call on PM Hasina

  • Published at 05:54 pm September 21st, 2021
Sheikh Hasina and Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hands over a copy of Bangabandhu's autobiography to Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley at Lotte New York Palace in New York on Monday, September 20, 2021 PID

Sheikh Hasina handed over a copy of Bangabandhu's autobiography to Mia Amor Mottley as a token of goodwill

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on Monday paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Lotte New York Palace.

They discussed various issues, including Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR), Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen told a news briefing at the hotel after the meeting.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been vocal about the AMR for the last six years.

Momen said both the prime ministers are the co-chairs of "One Health Global Leaders' Group."

Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen, Bangladesh's Permanent Resident to the UN Ambassador Rabab Fatima, and Prime Minister's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim were also present at the meeting.

The prime minister later handed over a copy of Bangabandhu's autobiography "Asamato Atmojiboni" (Unfinished Memoirs) to the Barbados prime minister as a gesture of goodwill.