Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina here today called upon all countries of the world to adopt effective policies and programmes for persons with disabilities including autism to enable them to live life with dignity and hope in the inclusive society.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina put emphasis on looking for avenues for addressing the causes of neuro disorder victims under an inclusive health development policy.


Bangladesh and Bhutan signed five instruments including three Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) and two agreements to further boost the bilateral ties between the two countries in the fields of agriculture, trade and commerce and culture.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the Bhutanese government to expedite the process for ratifying the Bangladesh-Bhutan-India-Nepal (BBIN) Motor Vehicle Agreement and said that this initiative could be adjusted with the environmental concern of Bhutan.


Bangladesh and Bhutan are expected to sign six deals coinciding with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's Thimphu tour while water management, hydro-power, connectivity and trade were likely to dominate her official talks there.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of the historic Mujibnagar Day.


Ganabhaban, the official residence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, resounded with the presence of the huge number of sports celebrities this evening as the premier honoured them through a gala reception.


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said it's foremost important for the next generation to know the history of the country for imbuing them with the spirit of patriotism and building their good character.