The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal PV Naik PVSM VSM ADC, is on a goodwill visit to Bangladesh.
The visit, the CAS met the Hon’ble President of Republic of Bangladesh, Mr Zillur Rahman on 17 Jan 10. The CAS will also be meeting the Prime Minister & Defence Minister, Mrs Sheikh Hasina Wajed on 20 Jan 10. Air Chief Marshal Naik also met the three Service Chiefs of the Armed Forces of Bangladesh and is having detailed interactions with Air Mshl SM Ziaur Rahman, CAS Bangladesh. Main focus of the visit will be on improving bilateral relations, promote Defence ties, outline further areas of defence co-operation between the two countries and to resolve pending issues through dialogue and understanding. The CAS will also visit NDC, Defence Services Command & Staff College (DSCSC), Mirpur; Naval Headquarters and Army Headquarters at Bangladesh, during the visit.