The British Council has opened its new office in Sylhet. The new office was inaugurated at ARCADIA Tower at Ambarkhana area in Sylhet city on Tuesday evening.
The new office will promote educational opportunities in the UK and foster cultural relation with Bangladesh.
Mayor of Sylhet City Corporation Ariful Haque Chowdhury, British Council’s Trustee board member James Cronin, Bangladesh Director Barbara Wickham, Sebastian Pearce, Sylhet Divisional Commissioner Mohammed Mezbah Uddin Chowdhury, president of Sylhet Press Club Ekramulkarim, Secretary Iqbal Mahmud, journalists Iqbal Siddiki, Serajul Islam and Rezaul Haque were present in the inaugural ceremony, among others.
A cultural function was performed on the occasion.
Staff Correspondent, Sylhet