PM leaves Sydney for home Sunday

28 Apr 2018, 19:26

NTV Online
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. File Photo

Sydney, Australia: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves here for Dhaka on Sunday afternoon wrapping up her three-day official visit to Australia.

A Thai airways plane carrying the Prime Minister and her entourage will leave Sydney around 4:00pm (local time), reports the UNB.

Bangladesh High Commissioner to Australia Mohammad Sufiur Rahman will see the Prime Minister off at the airport.

She will return home in the early hours of Monday (April 30).

The Prime Minister went to Australia at the invitation of her Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull.

During her visit, she received the Global Women’s Leadership Award at the 2018 Global Summit of Women and had a bilateral meeting with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

She also held meetings with Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Vietnam Vice President.

The Prime Minister visited Sydney University and paid homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman placing a wreath at the Bust of Bangabandhu on the University campus.

She also attended a community reception at Sofitel Hotel.