VISIT BY CHIEF OF DEFENCE FORCES MALAYSIA TO BANGLADESH, 27 JANUARY 2018
YBhg. General Tan Sri Raja Mohamed Affandi bin Raja Mohamed Noor, Chief of Defence Forces Malaysia led a delegation from Malaysia to Bangladesh on 27 January 2018. He was joined by YBhg. Tan Sri Dato' Seri Michelle Yeoh, UNDP Goodwill Ambassador, IM4U Mentor and renowned Hollywood actress, Dato’ Sri Abdul Rahim Mohamad Radzi, Secretary General of Ministry of Defence, Datuk Dr. Norhisham Abdullah, Director General of Health Malaysia and other officials. The delegation arrived in Chittagong and handed over humanitarian relief items from the Government of Malaysia to the Government of Bangladesh before leaving to Cox's Bazar. The delegation visited the Balukhali Refugee Camp and proceeded to visit the Malaysian Field Hospital in Ukhia. The hospital provides referral secondary medical care for Rohingya refugees as well as to the locals residing in this area. The delegation was accompanied by H.E. Nur Ashikin Mohd Taib, High Commissioner of Malaysia to Bangladesh.