Bangladesh ambassador to Brazil Md Julfikar Rahman received the president at the airport.
President Hamid, now on an 11-day tour to Uruguay and London, left Dhaka early Wednesday.
On his way back home from Uruguay, the president is scheduled to have some private programme in London on 5-6 March, said a foreign ministry official.
President’s spouse Rashida Khanam and secretaries concerned to the Bangabhaban are accompanying Abdul Hamid.
President Hamid is expected to return home on 7 March.