Speaker off to Vienna to attend Women Speakers Summit
Dhaka, Sept 5, 2021(BSS) - Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury left for Vienna early today to attend the 13th 'Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament', the 5th Conference of Speakers of Parliament and the first Global Parliamentary Summit on Counter Terrorism.
The summits and conferences will be held in Vienna, Austria from 6 to 8 September, at the initiative of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and in collaboration with the United Nations and the Austrian Parliament, said a release here.
The speaker is leading a three member delegation team comprising lawmakers Badruddoza Md Farhad Hossain, Rumana Ali, and Gloria Jharna Sarkar.
Secretary of the Parliament Secretariat KM Abdus Salam and its senior officials were present at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport to see off the speaker, the release added.