US President Elect Barack Obama very popular in Bangladesh. In a mock vote Wednesday, Barack Obama handily defeated John McCain. The mock election took place at an event arranged by US Embassy. US ambassador James F Moriarty said he did not foresee any change in US foreign policy toward Bangladesh.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh President Dr. Iajuddin Ahmed and Chief Adviser Dr Fakruddin Ahmed have sent congratulatory messages to US President - elect Barack Obama. They expressed their profound hope that the mutual relations between the two countries will be further deepen in the years to follow.
The intelectuals as well as the general people have also expressed there happiness as Mr Obama got elected as President of USA.
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