Navy chief returns home | 2017-05-20 |

Navy chief returns home

Staff Correspondent     20 May, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Nizamuddin Ahmed returned home on Thursday night after attending International Maritime Defence Exhibition (IMDEX) Asia-2017 in Singapore.
Senior officials of Bangladesh Navy received him at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
During the visit, Nizamuddin Ahmed met Admiral Philip Jones of the United Kingdom, Rear Admiral Frank Trojahn of Denmark and Rear Admiral Lai Chung Han of Singapore.
He also made a courtesy call on Director of the Defense Material Organisation of the Netherlands Vice Admiral Arie Jan De Waard and other naval officers from different countries.  
Bangladesh Navy ship ‘BNS Shadhinota’ joined the exercise and military exhibition in Singapore.

Around 27 warships and fighter planes from 18 countries, including the UK, Australia, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Greece and United Arab Emirates, took part in the event.
On May 13, the Chief of the Naval Staff left Dhaka for Singapore to attend the event.