Dhaka, 9 Feb, Abnews: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will leave for Rome on Sunday on a four-day official visit to Italy to attend the annual governing council meeting of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
The prime minister is joining the meeting at the invitation of IFAD President Gilbert F Houngbo.
The premier is also set to visit Vatican City at an invitation of Pope Francis.
An Emirates flight carrying the premier and her entourage members will depart Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport here for the Italian capital on Sunday morning.
The flight is scheduled to reach Fiumicino Airport in Rome at 6:45 pm local time. Bangladesh Ambassador to Italy Abdus Sobhan Sikder will receive the premier at the airport.