Congressman Deutch also agreed to help revitalise the Congressional Bangladesh Caucus, an informal platform of Bangladesh's friends in the US Congress that has remained dormant since its Chair, former Congressman Joseph Crowley, lost his reelection bid in 2018.


Earlier, the ambassador attended a reception organised by the Bangladesh Association of Florida.

Five city mayors of West Palm Beach, Boynton Beach, Pahokee City, Bele Glade, South Bay, and two Commissioners of Broward County and West Palm Beach County were present.

The city mayors and county officials welcomed the opening of a new Consulate General in Miami, Florida.

The Broward county commissioner presented the 'Key to the Broward County' to the ambassador.

The Bangladeshi American community of South Florida expressed gratitude to prime minister Sheikh Hasina for opening Bangladesh's third Consulate in Florida.

Community leaders, professionals, and leading businessmen, including Mohammad Zahir, Molla Fazlur Rahman, Junaid Akhter, and Abdul Wahed Mahfuz were present.

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