25/07/2013: Machine Readable Passport
All non machine readable passports ( hand written passport) should expire by 01 April, 2015 as per the International Civil Aviation Organization ( ICAO) mandate dated 02 November 2009. Accordingly, Bangladesh Embassy, Washington, DC is working with the guideline of ' no handwritten passport be allowed after January 31, 2015'. All Bangladeshi Nationals are requested to apply and make Machine Readable Passport ( MRP) as early as possible. Kindly contact this embassy office at +12022440183 ext 0 ( zero) to set the time frame for appointment of MRP.
You may like to visit the following weblink for details about the MRP application: