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President off to Singapore for medical check-up

UNB . Dhaka
29 Mar 2023 00:00:00 | Update: 29 Mar 2023 00:15:22
President off to Singapore for medical check-up
Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen sees off President M Abdul Hamid at Dhaka airport as he leaves for Singapore on Tuesday – UNB Photo

President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday left Dhaka for Singapore for a regular medical checkup.

A VVIP aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the President took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at around 5:00pm.

Press secretary to the President Joynal Abedin told UNB that the President is scheduled to have his health check-up at Mount Elizabeth Hospital and eye treatment at Singapore National Eye Centre.

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque, dean of the diplomatic corps, cabinet secretary, chiefs of the three services and senior civil and military officials concerned saw him off at the airport.

Officials concerned to the Bangabhaban are accompanying the President during the visit. The president is expected to return home on April 5.