EC, local govt division get new secretaries

Staff Correspondent

27 May, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The Election Commission and the Local Government Division got new secretaries on Sunday.

Technical and Madrasah Education Division Secretary Mohammad Alamgir has been appointed as the new Election Commission secretary.

Meanwhile, former EC secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed has been moved to the Local Government Division as secretary.

Besides, five senior officials were also transferred and assigned new roles.

The Public Administration Ministry issued a circular in this regard on Sunday. Chairman of Bangladesh Energy and Power Research Council (EPRC) Shahin Ahmed Chowdhury, has been transferred to the Planning Commission as member (secretary).

Chairman of Land Reform Board Munshi Shahabuddin Ahmed has replaced Md Alamgir as the secretary of Technical and Madrasah Education Division.

Commissioner (additional secretary) of Dhaka Division KM Ali Azam has been appointed as acting secretary of Labour & Employment Ministry.

Without this, member (Secretary) of Planning Commission Subir Kishore Chowdhury has been made chairman (secretary) of Bangladesh Energy and Power Research Council (EPRC).

Acting secretary of Labour and Employment Ministry Ummul Hasna has been made chairman (acting secretary) to the Land Reform Board.