PM Sheikh Hasina leaves for Austria

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MNA National Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves for Austria on Monday to attend the conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

A special Biman flight carrying the prime minister left Dhaka in this morning.

She will attend the opening session of the conference titled “Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme: 60 years and Beyond- Contributing to Development” on May 30.

Hasina will also have bilateral talks with her Austrian counterpart, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali told the media on Sunday.

Bangladesh became member of the IAEA in 1972. The prime minister’s husband, late nuclear scientist Dr MA Wazed Miah played a key role to get the membership.