A high-profile delegation of representatives of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is visiting Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar on Friday, reports BSS.
A 53-member delegation of representatives of OIC-member countries arrived at Cox’s Bazar Airport around 8:45am and went to a hotel in Inani.
Later, they went to visit the Rohingya camps around 11:30am, said Mohammad Kamal Hossain, deputy commissioner of Cox’s Bazar district. The delegation includes foreign ministers, state ministers from 38 countries.
They are vising the campus just a day before beginning of the 45th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (OIC-CFM) in Dhaka.
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to open the two-day event at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) in the capital on Saturday morning.
The theme of this year’s council is ‘Islamic Values for Sustainable Peace, Solidarity and Development’.