President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has sent Independence Day felicitations to the President of Bangladesh, His Excellency Md. Abdul Hamid, and Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina.
The President’s message to President Md. Abdul Hamid read as follows:
“As Bangladesh commemorates the auspicious Anniversary of Independence, the Government and the people of the Maldives join me in extending warm greetings and sincere good wishes to Your Excellency, the Government and the friendly people of Bangladesh.
I trust that the strong and mutually beneficial bilateral ties existing between the Maldives and Bangladesh will go from strength to strength in the coming years, thus further actualizing the common development interests of our two countries and peoples.
Let me also express my personal best wishes for your good health and well-being, and for enhanced progress and welfare of the people of Bangladesh.”