Bangladesh COAS in Nepal for four-day official visit

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of Bangladesh General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan arrived in the capital on Sunday, December 28, 2014, for four-day visit on official invitation of COAS General Gaurav SJB Rana.

The Bangladeshi Chief is scheduled to lay a wreath at the ´Bir Smarak Memorial´ at the Army Pavilion at Tundikhel, on Monday, December 29, in memory of the known and unknown brave soldiers who laid their lives for the country.

Issuing a statement Sunday, NA DPR says, General Bhuiyan will then visit the Nepal Army (NA) Headquarters where he will be offered a guard of honor.

General Bhuiyan will pay a courtesy call on General Rana at the Army Headquarters on the same day and also attend a dinner reception to be hosted in his honour by the latter in the evening.

General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan is scheduled to call on Prime Minister and Minister for Defense, Sushil Koirala, during his visit, says the statement.

Source: Nepalnews