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Cabinet greets PM, Joy on Bangabandhu satellite launching

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The cabinet at its weekly meeting on Monday congratulated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her ICT Advisor Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed Joy for successful launching of Bangladesh's first geostationary communications satellite-'Bangabandhu Satellite-1' to the space.
Minister for Post and Telecommunications Mustafa Jabbar and State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak presented a bouquet to the Prime Minister.
Cabinet Secretary Md Shafiul Alam said this while briefing reporters after the cabinet meeting at Bangladesh Secretariat here.
The cabinet also adopted a motion placed by Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith felicitating the Prime Minister and Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed for successful launching of Bangabandhu Satellite-1 and becoming 57th nation in the world to launch satellite in the orbit, the cabinet secretary said.

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