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46 armed forces personnel get honorary commission

Staff Correspondent

26 March, 2019 12:00 AM printer

A total of 46 Armed Forces personnel, including 36 from Bangladesh Army and 10 from Bangladesh Navy, have been granted honorary commission and promotion on the occasion of the Independence and National Day, says an ISPR press release.

A total of 14 honorary lieutenants were commissioned to the rank of honorary captain in the active list of the Bangladesh Army while 22 master warrant officers were commissioned to the rank of honorary lieutenant and 10 master chief petty officers (MCPO) of the Bangladesh Navy were promoted to the rank of honorary sub lieutenant.

The honorary promotions and honorary commissions will be effective from March 26, according to a notification issued by the Ministry of Defence.