PM reaches Makkah


MAKKAH, Oct 18, 2018 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, now in Saudi Arabia on a four-day official visit, reached the holy city of Makkah here this evening to perform Umrah.

The premier, who reached Makkah from Jeddah by road at about 5:45 pm local time, will perform Umrah here after Esha prayers.

Sheikh Hasina arrived in Riyadh on Tuesday on a four-day official visit to Saudi Arabia at the invitation of Saudi King and Custodian of Two Holy Mosques Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

The prime minister will return home tomorrow night wrapping up her visit.