Relations between Poland and the People’s Republic of Bangladesh were established on 12 January 1972, and the first head of the Embassy was appointed on 6 April 1972.

Subsequently, they served as the heads of the Polish Embassy in Dhaka:

  • Jerzy Szpunar – as chargé d’affaires a.i., since 06.04.1972.
  • Zbigniew Byszewski – as Ambassador, since 17.07.1972.
  • Stanisław Gugała – as Ambassador, since 14.01.1976.
  • Władysław Domagała – as ambassador, since 03.12.1978.
  • Tadeusz Grzybowski – as chargé d’affaires a.i., from 17.07.1982.
  • Ryszard Fijałkowski – as Ambassador, since 18.04.1984.
  • Edward Baradziej – as ambassador, since 10.12.1986.
  • Jan Głuchowski – as ambassador, since 12.09.1991.
  • Piotr Opaliński – as chargé d’affaires a.i., since 15.10.1991.
  • Jerzy Sadowski – as chargé d’affaires a.i., since 16.07.1997.
  • Piotr Kłodkowski – as ambassador, since 16.07.2009.
  • The Polish Embassy in Dhaka was liquidated on 2.02.2001.

In Dhaka on 27 June 2008 a consular post was created, headed by an honorary consul, and on 18 December 2018 the class of this post was raised to the Honorary Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Dhaka. Mr. Reshadur Rahman performs the function of the Consul.

The Embassy of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh in Warsaw was opened in 1972. Subsequently, on October 1, 2002, the Embassy of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh suspended its activities. Since 2006, the Ambassador of Bangladesh to the Netherlands, with its registered office in The Hague, has been accredited in Poland.

From 2015 onwards The Embassy of Bangladesh has its seat in Warsaw again.

Ambassadors of Bangladesh in Poland:

  • K.A.M. Salabuddin Ahmed – as chargé d’affaires a.i. since 1972.
  • Abdul Faiz Bashirul alam – as Ambassador since 2.06.1972.
  • Khan Sarwar Murshid – as Ambassador since 4.06.1975.
  • Abdul Adan – as Ambassador since 6.09.1978.
  • Mustafa Kamal – as Ambassador since 13.09.1979.
  • Kamrul Hasan Sheikh – as chargé d’affaires a.i. since 30.07.1982.
  • K.M. Shehabuddin – as chargé d’affaires a.i. and Ambassador – 14.07.1983, 11.12.1985,
  • Khalequzzaman Chowdhury – as Ambassador since 31.07.1987.
  • Mr Khairul Anam has been Ambassador since 16.10.1991.
  • Named Ahmed Choudhury as Ambassador since 11.08.1993.
  • Humayun A. Kamal – as Ambassador since 25.02.1998.
  • M. Abdus Samad – as Ambassador since 22.05.2000.
  • Ismat Jahan – as Ambassador since 23.05.2006.
  • Mizanur Rahman – as Ambassador since 31.07.2009.
  • Muhammad Ali Sorcar – as Ambassador since 30.05.2011.
  • Muhammad Rahman – as Ambassador since 23.06.2015.

Address of the Bangladeshi outpost in Poland:

  • Since 1972 – Al. Niepodległości 54, Warsaw;
  • Since 1973 – ul. Lwowska 6, Warsaw;
  • From 1979 to 2002 – ul. Rejtana 15, Warsaw;
  • From 2006 – The Hague, Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • From 2015 – 107 Wiertnicza Street, Warsaw.

Information obtained courtesy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland.