Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina despatched some items to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the event of Durga Puja. The items had been despatched to West Bengal by way of the Benapole checkpost in Jashore early on Sunday, and Bangladesh’s Deputy High Commissioner in Kolkata delivered them to the West Bengal Chief Minister’s office at secretariat ‘Nabanna’ within the night.
Benapole checkpost agent Mostafizur Rahman Rubel advised IANS the items despatched by the Prime Minister to the West Bengal Chief Minister had been handed over to ready Bangladeshi officers at Petrapole checkpost on the Indian aspect.
Benapole immigration checkpost officer-in-charge Ahsan Habib stated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s items had been despatched by Ataur Rahman, Chief Protocol Officer on the Prime Minister’s Office in Dhaka, and Alam Hossain, assistant to the First Secretary of the Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata, got here to gather them.
Deputy High Commissioner (Political) BM Jamal Hossain of Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata, stated that the items, contained in two sealed cartons, had been handed over at Banerjee’s office.