Hon’ble Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Visits Japan
Mr. Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury (Maya), Bir Bikram, MP led a 10-member delegation to Japan on an official visit from 23-28 July 2018. The delegation included Mr. Dhirendra Debnath, MP, Hon’ble Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Disaster Management among others.
During the visit, the Hon’ble Minister visited the Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI) of Kyoto University, Tokyo Rinkai Disaster Prevention Park and held meeting with Mr. Junichi Yamada, Senior Vice President of JICA.
The visit is expected to further strengthen and expand the existing cooperation between Bangladesh and Japan in the areas of disaster management and disaster risk reduction.