The Myanmar-Bangladesh Border Guard Regiment-level flag hoisting ceremony was held near the friendship bridge on the border at noon yesterday.
During the ceremony, the Bangladeshi side was led by Commanding Officer Monzural Hassan Khan of the Border Guards Bangladesh No. 34, while the Myanmar side was led by Police Commanding Officer Lt Colonel Saw Zeyar.
During the meeting, Police Lt Colonel Saw Zeyar of Myanmar told the Bangladeshi side that Myanmar is ready for the repatriation of returnees from Bangladesh.
Monzural Hassan Khan said the authorities in Bangladesh were collecting lists of returnees, and when they are ready, they will proceed with the process of repatriation.
Following the meeting, Police Lt Colonel Saw Zeyar demonstrated the camps’ readiness to accept returnees from Bangladesh.
Rakhine State IPRD