Scientist Bijon Kumar Sil leaves for Singapur
Published : Sunday, 20 September, 2020 at 1:04 PM Count : 340
World renowned scientist Bijon Kumar Sil left Dhaka for Singapur on Sunday morning.
A flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying Bijon Sil took off from Hazrat Shahjalal INternational Airport around 7:30am.
Before leaving the country, Dr Sil told media that he was going back to Singapore for employment visa.
He is hopeful about returning to the country soon once he obtains the visa.
Dr Bijon Kumar Sil led the team of Gonoshashthya Kendra in developing the Covid-19 test kit.
Gonoshashthya Kendra's press advisor Jahangir Alam also confirmed media about the matter.
Dr Bijon Sil was born and grew up in Bangladesh, but he is now a citizen of Singapore. He came to Bangladesh with tourist visa which expired on July 1.