Posts and telecommunications division secretary Md Khalilur Rahman and Russian ambassador to Bangladesh Alexander V. Mantytskiy were present at the function while Bangladesh ambassador to Russia Kamrul Ahsan joined it virtually with BSCL chief Shahjahan Mahmood in the chair.

Speaking on the occasion, Mustafa Jabbar said as per the election manifesto of 2018, the government has taken the initiative of launching the Earth Observatory category satellite Bangabandhu-2 with the assistance of the Russian government.

“The process of launching the satellite began today (Wednesday) with signing the MoC,” he said.

The minister hoped that relations between Bangladesh and Russia will be strengthened further in the days coming ahead through launching the Bangabandhu-2 satellite.

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