A four-member Scotland Yard team arrives Wednesday to
assist in the BDR mutiny investigation, says visiting UK minister Mike Foster
The UK minister for international development condemned the Feb. 25-26 BDR mutiny in a press briefing at the airport on arrival Tuesday.
"I would like to express my condolences for the families affected by the BDR incident," said Foster at the start of his official three-day tour. .
"I'm also pleased to say that a team of four from Scotland Yard will be arriving tomorrow to help the government deal with the aftermath of the incident," he said.
The 45 year-old MP, who looks after the UK department's South Asia desk, said his country would continue to support the Bangladesh government.
Foster, on his first official trip to the country, is expected to meet with several key cabinet members. His visit also marks the first UK ministerial visit since Sheikh Hasina's government came to power in early January.