Rouhani congratulates Bangladesh on successful parliamentary elections

Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani has in a message on Wednesday extended congratulation on successful parliamentary elections in Bangladesh.

The successful parliamentary election in Bangladesh was in favor of Awami League party under the leadership of the country's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

In his message, President Rouhani has expressed the hope that cultural and religious affinities between the two nations help broaden scope of cooperation in all fields in line with both sides' interests.

There is no doubt that successful parliamentary election, winning support of people from all walks of life, indicate people's trust to the country's management, he said.

'I hope that regarding cultural and religious affinities of the two Iranian and Bangladeshi nations and also the appropriate capacities and background of the two countries, that are influential and key countries in the world of Islam, will lead to further expansion of relations in all areas in line with interests of the two nations.'

President Rouhani also prayed for health and success of Bangladesh premier along with prosperity of Bangladeshi people.

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