Khandker Salamat on Germany:
'The German police are very willing to help and German Government officials consider it their duty to serve the state. In Bangladesh, it is almost completely the other way round.'
Lives in: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Country of origin: Bangladesh
Period in Germany: 1977 to 1989 (West Berlin) and 1992 to 1993 (Heidelberg)
Educational institution: Freie Universität Berlin, Heidelberg University
Occupation: Environmental and health specialist