Appellate Division registrar Zakir Hossain has been appointed as the acting registrar general of the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court administration issued a notification in this regard on Tuesday.
Signed by deputy registrar of the Appellate Division James Richard Cruze, the notification said Zakir Hossain has been asked to perform as the acting registrar general of the Supreme Court as his additional duty until further notice. The order which will come into effect from October 22.
Earlier, Chief Justice SK Sinha appointed Syed Aminul Islam as the registrar general of the Supreme Court.
On Sunday last, ten officials of the Supreme Court Appellate and High Court divisions, including registrar general Syed Aminul Islam, were transferred.