Leaders and activists of Awami League and its associate bodies and eminent citizens accorded a grand reception to Prime Minister Shaikh Hasina for her bold speech on behalf of Rohingyas at UNGA, which drew attention of the world community.
A VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the prime minister and her entourage members landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka at 9:25 am.
Leaders, activists and supporters of the ruling party and its affiliate organisations, along with people from various quarters of life, accorded her with a warm reception.
Thousands of activists and supporters stood in a human chain, wielding banners, festoons and placards, from airport to Gono Bhaban, to greet the premier on the way.
People were seen lining up by the street from around 8:00am to accord a heartiest welcome to the premier, who arrived Dhaka from London after wrapping up her three-week visit to the United States and the United Kingdom.