Major General Md Shafeenul Islam has been appointed as new Director General (DG) of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB).
The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Tuesday.
Major General Md Shafeenul Islam was serving as the Chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board. Now, he replaced Major General Abul Hossain as the chief of the paramilitary force.
Shafeenul Islam had been serving as the Chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board since February 14, 2016.
Shahfeenul is a graduate of Defence Services Command and Staff College, Mirpur and obtained his Masters in Defence Studies from National University, Bangladesh.