Diplomats donate Tk 10 lakh for flood victims
Turkish Ambassador Ferit Ergin and Indian High Commissioner Pinak Ranjan Chakravarti yesterday called on Foreign Adviser Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury at his office yesterday.
They handed over a donation of Tk 10 lakh raised by diplomats and employees of 32 missions in Dhaka for the flood victims, says a foreign office press release.
"This demonstrates the solidarity that diplomats working with us personally feel for our country and people," the adviser told the media afterwards.
Ambassador Ferit Ergin also handed over a cheque for Tk 50,000 to the foreign adviser on behalf of ASEAN Ladies Association for the Chief Adviser's relief fund.