Bangladesh is a country of lots of rivers. Visiting Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck today enjoyed a river cruise here boarding on a Bangladesh Army ship.
On their fourth day tour of Bangladesh, the Bhutanese King and members of his entourage started their journey from Postagola at 10 am boarding on the ship, Shakti Sanchar, owned by the 14 Independent Engineering Brigade of Bangladesh Army.
During the four-hour river cruise, they witnessed the beautiful scenery on both banks of the Buriganga, Shitalakhya and Meghna which impressed them heavily. The Bhutanese King also took photos with his camera.
Food and Disaster Management Minister Dr Abdur Razzaque accompanied the Bhutanese King as the minister-in-waiting.
Songs and dance were performed by students of Shaheed Anwar
Besides Bangladeshi patriotic songs and dances, they performed Bhutanese songs and dances, which enthralled the King and other guests greatly.
Earlier, on arrival at 14 Independent Engineering Brigade of
Brigadier Siddiq also presented a Nakshi Katha (embroidered
The Bhutanese King will call on President Zillur Rahman at
Wangchuck will leave for home tomorrow morning.
DHAKA, March 27 (BSS)
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