Thailand’s Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn

PV Desk : Thailand’s Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn arrived here on Monday on a four-day visit at the invitation of Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali.

The Princess is leading an 11-member high-profile Thai government delegation to visit philanthropic projects she set up in Bangladesh in 2011 under her father, late King Bhumibols’s Royal Chai Pattana Foundation.

State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam received the Thai Princess at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on her arrival in the afternoon.

Bangladesh Ambassador in Bangkok Saida Muna Tasneem was with Shahriar Alam.

Shahriar who attended her father’s funeral had a brief discussion with the Thai Princess at the airport. During her four-day visit to Bangladesh, the Princess is scheduled to call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali and exchange views with Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury and Culture Minister Asaduzzaman Noor and other dignitaries.