PM Hasina to address nation in evening

Prime minister Sheikh HasinaFile photo

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address the nation on Friday evening marking the completion of the fourth year of the current tenure (11th parliament) of the Awami League government.

“The prime minister will deliver her speech at 7.30pm on Friday to mark the completion of the government’s fourth year in office in present term,” PM’s assistant press secretary MM Emrul Kayas told BSS.

Her speech will be broadcast by Bangladesh Television, Bangladesh Betar and private TV channels and radio stations.

Sheikh Hasina was sworn-in as the prime minister for the fourth time, third in a row, on 7 January, 2019 after her party Bangladesh Awami League secured a landslide victory in the general election held on 30 December in 2018.