Indian Minister of State for External Affairs M. J. Akbar said "New Delhi is looking forward to the tour and is eagerly waiting to welcome Sheikh Hasina."

 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said her government is trying to impart education and necessary training to the country's women to make them independent financially for their social empowerment.

 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated her determination to reach electricity to every household of the country by 2021 calling upon the people to maintain austerity in using power and gas at their houses and workplaces to achieve the goal.

 

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved the crucial Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant scheme with Russian assistance, the country's biggest ever project in terms of financial involvement requiring an estimated amount of Taka 1,13,092.91 crore.

 

The Cabinet has approved the draft of a law raising the compensation price of the lands three times in case of acquisition for public purposes or in public interests.

 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina directed the members of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) to build themselves as efficient and ideal soldiers to keep the country's air space safe.

 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ruled out possibility of purchasing new aircraft for her personal use or the president, saying that time for showing such luxury is yet to come in the country.

 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says her visit to Hungary has boosted a rather slack Dhaka-Budapest relation.

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