PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left here for Madrid this morning on a three-day official visit to Spain to join the “Heads of State and Government Summit” of the 25th Annual Conference of Parties (COP25).

The COP25 of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will be held on December 2-13 in Madrid under the Presidency of Chile and with logistical support from Spain.

A Biman Bangladesh Airlines special flight carrying the premier and her entourage members took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA)
here for Madrid around 10:15 in the morning.

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md. Mahbub Ali, Chief Whip Noor-E-Alam Chowdhury, Cabinet Secretary, chiefs of the three services and Inspector General of Police (IGP), among others, saw the premier off at the airport.

The flight is scheduled to land at Madrid Torrejon Airport at 5:40pm (local time).