US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Richard Boucher is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Saturday on a two-day official visit. He will call on President and Chief Adviser to the Caretaker Government Iajuddin Ahmed at Bangabhaban .
The US official will meet BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia at Hawa Bhaban, Awami League President Sheikh Hasina at Sudha Sadan and Foreign Secretary Hemayetuddin. He will attend a luncheon with the professionals.
Boucher is expected to address a press conference at the American club on Saturday. He leaves for Kolkata on Saturday evening.