House of Lords speaker called on Jatiya Sangsad’s Speaker
22 February 2015, Nirapad News: Speaker of House of Lords, Baroness D’ Souza paid a courtesy call on Speaker of Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Saturday.
She visited important architectures and libraries of Sangsad Bhaban, said an official press release. D’ Souza planted a medicinal sapling at the Bhaban premises.
Later, the House of Lords speaker visited a stall of handicraft exhibition presented by Joyita, an organisation of women entrepreneurs, at North Plaza of Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban.
A cultural function was also organized on the occasion at the North Plaza. State Minister for Women and Children Affairs Meher Afroz and Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) President Saber Hossain Chowdhury were present in the occasion.