UNB:  Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has prayed for quick recovery of former Indian president Pranab Mukherjee who recently tested positive for COVID-19.
 In a message sent to Mukherjee’s office, Dr Momen described him as a great friend of Bangladesh. The Foreign Minister said he had the opportunity to meet Mukherjee when he was a Minister during 1973-1974.
 “My first visit was to India after I had taken over responsibility as Foreign Minister,” Dr Momen said. He said he visited Mukherjee’s official residence with his wife and invited him to join Bangabandhu’s birth centenary celebrations.
 “I epect he will soon visit Bangladesh after recovering quickly” said the Foreign Minister.