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Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam new BGB DG

Staff Correspondent     21 March, 2018 12:00 AM printer

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Chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam has been appointed as director general of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB).

The Ministry of Public Administration issued a gazette in this regard on Tuesday.

The government has appointed Major General Md Shafeenul Islam as the Director General (DG) of the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), who is working as Bangladesh Tea Board chairman, according to a gazette notification issued by the Public Administration Ministry on Tuesday.

On March 7, BGB DG Major General Abul Hossain was withdrawn and attached to the Bangladesh Armed Forces Division.

Md Shafeenul Islam was born on 2 March 1966 in Joypurhat. He joined Bangladesh Military Academy on 25 June 1984 and was commissioned on 27 June 1986 in Corps of Infantry. He has attended several professional courses both at home and abroad.

He is a graduate of Defence Services Command and Staff College, Mirpur, Bangladesh and obtained his Masters in Defence Studies from National University, Bangladesh.

Md Shafeenul Islam is serving as the Chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board since 14 February 2016.