Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury today inaugurated the Bangladesh Lounge at UN General Assembly in New York on the Day of birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
The lounge was set at the balcony of 2nd floor of UN General Assembly building in New York, a Parliamentary Secretariat press release said here today.
Bangladesh Permanent Representative in the UN Dr AK Abdul Momen and a number of permanent representatives from different countries were present on the occasion.
The speaker expressed her gratitude to the UN for giving opportunity to Bangladesh for setting up the lounge.
She also urged all permanent representatives of UN member states to use the lounge for their discussions on various multilateral issues.