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BIWTA gets new chairman

Staff Correspondent

21 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

BIWTA gets new chairman

Commodore Golam Sadeq has recently joined as the new chairman of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA).

He has taken the charge on deputation from Bangladesh Navy, said a press release.

Commodore Golam Sadeq got commissioned in Bangladesh Navy on July 1989 and took training from Royal Malaysian Navy.

He worked at different capacities in different positions. He was flag-lieutenant of Navy Chief as staff officer, deputy-director at the planning department of Bangladesh Navy Headquarter, chief staff officer of Commander Chattogram Naval Zone and Commander BN Fleet Staff Officer Operation.

Commodore Golam Sadeq took higher training from United Kingdom Navy, United States Navy, Mirpur Staff College and Bangladesh National Defence College.

He was awarded ‘Shantikalin Padak’ and ‘Nou-Gaurab Padak’ for his contribution to different operations and training programmes.