National Expatriate Day-2023 has been celebrated in Turkey with due dignity. At the beginning, the messages of the President, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and Expatriate Welfare and Foreign Employment Minister of Bangladesh received from the ministry on the occasion of the day were read out in the embassy auditorium. On the occasion of the day, a documentary image received from the Ministry was displayed.
This information was informed in a press release sent from the Bangladesh Embassy in Ankara, Turkey.
In the discussion program organized on this occasion, Defense Adviser of the Embassy, Mohammad Iftekur Rahman, in his speech, mentioned the role of expatriates in the development of Bangladesh.
At the beginning of the ambassador’s speech, this year’s theme was ‘Expatriates’ welfare, dignity – our commitment; He highlighted on ‘They Are Equal Partners in Building Smart Bangladesh’ and apprised the audience about the unique contribution of Bangladeshi diaspora to the economy of Bangladesh.
He remembered the father of the Bengali nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and all his family with respect and shed light on his lifelong struggle in building Bangabandhu’s dream of “Golden Bangla” and establishing the values and rights of the Bengali nation.
The ambassador said, ‘Today, under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, we are moving forward to build the golden Bangladesh of Bangabandhu’s dream’. He appreciated the role of Bangladeshi Diaspora in achieving the goals of Prime Minister’s Vision 2041.
Finally, the event was announced with a special prayer for the well-being of the country, nation and diaspora.