Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano arrives in Dhaka Sunday night, on a four-day official visit to Bangladesh.
Amano is leading a three-member delegation from the agency, which will visit the project area and oversee activities of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant at Paksey in Pabna on Monday morning, said a press release on Sunday as quoted by BSS.
Yukiya Amano is scheduled to meet Science and Technology Minister Yeafes Osman at Rooppur, it added.
On the third day of the visit, the IAEA director general will call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali. Later, Yukiya Amano will join a special convocation of Dhaka University, as the university authority will confer on him an honorary Doctor of Laws degree.
The IAEA delegation will leave Dhaka on Wednesday.