Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has invited Turkish President DescriptionRecep Tayyip Erdoğan to visit Bangladesh.
She made the invitation while virtually opening Bangladesh’s Embassy complex in Ankara from her official residence Ganobhaban on Monday.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen joined the programme from Ankara.
DescriptionRecep Tayyip Erdoğan was invited to visit Bangladesh on the occasion of the Mujib Borsho.
The Prime Minister also thanked the government and the people of Turkey for extending support to Bangladesh over the Rohingya issue.
The construction of Bangladesh Chancery Complex in Ankara at a cost of Tk 45.76 crore was completed on September 3.
A protocol between Bangladesh and Turkey on Exchange of Land Plots for Diplomatic Missions was signed in Dhaka at the Foreign Minister level on November 14, 2010.
Later, in 2012, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina laid the foundation stone for the ‘Construction of Bangladesh Chancery Complex in Ankara’ project and the bust of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the site at Oran Diplomatic Zone during her visit to Turkey in 2012.
Main features of the Complex include Chancery Building, Embassy Residence, 229 seat hi-tech auditorium named ‘Victory 1971’, automated mechanical and electrical systems, mosque, gymnasium, display centre for Bangladeshi items, library for the reference books on Bangladesh primarily on Bangabandhu, War of Independence and socio-economic development of Bangladesh.