Iranian president greets Sheikh Hasina on AL’s landslide victory


DHAKA, Jan 02, 2019 (BSS) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today extended his heartiest congratulations to Bangladesh Premier and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina on securing her party’s absolute victory in the 11th parliamentary elections.

“I would like to express my hearty congratulations for holding the successful parliamentary election and wining of Awami League party under the leadership of Your Excellency,” he said in a message sent to the prime minister.

Rouhani added: “This success which has been achieved by participation of different classes of people of Bangladesh indicates the confidence to your management.”

The Iranian president hoped that in view of the cultural and religious connections between the two nations and proper capacities and history of the two countries which are the main important and influential countries in the world of Islam, “We would be the witness of expanding relations in between more than before in all fields and on the way to mutual interests of the two nations.”

Rouhani wished good health and success of the prime minister as well as happiness and prosperity for the people of Bangladesh.