153 Bangladeshis returned, body of a deceased brought from Libya...

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153 Bangladeshis returned, body of a deceased brought from Libya

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:38 PM, 9 September 2020  

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153 Bangladeshis have returned from Libya. At the same time, the body of a man killed in a road accident in Libya has also been brought to the country.

The chartered flight carrying them landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Wednesday morning, the Bangladesh Embassy in Tripoli confirmed the matter. 

The embassy said that with the efforts of the embassy under the supervision of the Bangladesh government and the cooperation of the expatriates of Benghazi and especially with the active support of IOM, it was possible to send them to Benina Airport on a chartered flight. 

The body of Mohammad Nurul Amin, who was killed in a road accident in Ajdabiya has been sent home on the same flight, the embassy also said.

Besides, hundreds of other Bangladeshis in war-torn Libya have agreed to return voluntarily. Preparations are underway to return them quickly on two chartered flights.

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