Somnath Chatterjee to visit Bangladesh

Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee will arrive in Dhaka to address the lawmakers of Bangladesh’s newly elected Parliament.
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Updated on Feb 20, 2009 11:21 PM IST
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PTI | By, Dhaka

Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee will arrive in Dhaka on Saturday to address the lawmakers of Bangladesh’s newly elected Parliament.

On his three-day visit, the veteran Indian parliamentarian would address the inaugural session of the four-day Parliamentary Orientation Programme on Sunday, officials said. The programme will provide a forum for senior lawmakers, experts and veteran foreign leaders to share their experiences and best practices regarding the parliamentary norms. Chatterjee, also a former president of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, will be accompanied by wife Renu Chatterjee.

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