327 Japanese citizens leave Dhaka
Published : Thursday, 2 April, 2020 at 10:55 AM Count : 671
Some 327 Japanese citizens left Dhaka for Tokyo on Thursday morning by a special chartered flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines.
The Biman aircraft carrying the Japanese nationals left Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) at 10am.
The special flight was arranged for them after Japan embassy informed Bangladesh Foreign Ministry to sent back its citizens amid the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.
On March 30, 269 US citizens left Dhaka by a special flight of the Qatar airways while 225 Malaysians and 139 Bhutanese citizens left on March 23 by chartered flights on their personal choice amid the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.