Jatiya Party President Hussain Muhammad Ershad on Saturday left Dhaka on a five-day visit to Rangpur.
He left Dhaka through a private helicopter from Hazrat Shahjalal Internation Airport around 10am.
Ershad’s Press and Political Secretary Shunil Shuvo Ray and Deputy Press Secretary Khondokar Delwar Jalali saw him off at the airport.
The former president has reached to his home town Rangpur around 11:30am today.
The leader is scheduled to arrive here in Dhaka on August 23 after celebrating Eid at his ancestral house.