President off to Japan to attend Emperor's enthronement ceremony
President M Abdul Hamid left here on Sunday afternoon on an eight-day official visit to Japan and Singapore.
A regular flight (SQ 449) of Singapore Airlines carrying the President and
his entourage members took off from Hazrat Shahjalal (R) International
Airport here for Singapore at 1:25 pm as a part of his two-nation tour.
Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, dean of the diplomatic corps, Japanese envoy to Bangladesh, cabinet secretary, chiefs of the three services, foreign secretary, inspector general of police (IGP) and charge d'affaires of Singapore in Dhaka among others saw him off at the airport.