The government has promoted eleven additional secretaries to the rank of secretary in a promotion in the civil administration.
They promoted secretaries were serving as acting secretaries.
The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Sunday night .The secretaries are Monowar Ahmed of Economic Relations Division, Siddiqa Khanam of Public Service Commission (PSC) secretariat, SM Arifur Rahman of Liberation War Affairs, Md. Maqsudur Rahman Patwari of Ministry of Land, Munshi Shahabuddin Ahmed of Technical and Madrasah Education Division, Abul Mansur Mohammad Fayzullah of implementation, monitoring and evaluation division, Abul Kashem as Director General of National Planning and Development Academy, Satyabrat Saha as Director General of Bangladesh Employee Welfare Board, Mizanur Rahman of Textile and Jute Ministry, Jyotirmoy Dutta as Chairman of Bangladesh Tariff Commission and Kazi Rowshan Akhter as Rector of the BCS Administration Academy.
After their promotion, the top public officials were first made officers on special duty (OSD) and then appointed to their previous posts by separate orders.