POST TIME: 5 February, 2018 00:00 00 AM
PM to visit Barisal Feb 8
Staff Reporter, Barisal

PM to visit Barisal Feb 8

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will visit Barisal on Thursday. During the visit Prime Minister will formally open a cantonment named after Sheikh Hasina at Payra in Patuakhali. She will address a public meeting at Bangabandhu Udyan in Barisal city at about 2pm. A meeting of Barisal law and order committee was held at the hall room of Barisal Metropolitan Police (BMP) yesterday morning with BMP Commissioner SM Ruhul Amin in the chair.

Security has been beefed up in the city ahead of the prime minister's visit. All preparations have been taken for the six-hour tour of the prime minister in the city, said BMP police sources.  Over 1500 metropolitan police dividing into five sectors will discharge their duties during the visit.