Singapore, Sri Lanka, Saarc greet PM

DHAKA : Singapore and Sri Lanka on Tuesday congratulated Sheikh Hasina on her assumption of office of Bangladesh Prime Minister for the third time.
In a message to Sheikh Hasina, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong appreciated the steady progress Bangladesh has made in achieving the MDGs, and its impressive economic performance despite numerous global challenges, according to a Foreign Ministry media release.
In another message, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa congratulated Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for her reelection to the august post for the third time.
Meanwhile, Saarc (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Secretary General Ahmed Saleem also congratulated Sheikh Hasina on his reelection as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh.