Bangladesh, Oct. 23 -- Bangladesh lodged an amended submission on the limits of its outer continental shelf in the Bay of Bengal to the United Nations on Friday.

The Submission has formally been handed over by the Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN, Ambassador Rabab Fatima to Dmitry Gonchar, the Acting Director of Division of Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea (DOALOS).

While handing over the Executive Summary of the Submission, Fatima Fatima expressed expectations that the amended submission would ould be included in the agenda of the Commission in its next session, said the Bangladesh Mission on Friday.

She also highlighted that the determination of the outer continental shelf would enable Bangladesh to explore and utilis...