Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer Wahida Khanam, who is now undergoing treatment in a Dhaka hospital after surviving a violent attack, has been made an officer on special duty (OSD).
She has been attached to the public administration ministry as senior assistant secretary.The ministry issued a gazette notification in this regard on Wednesday.
Wahida’s husband Md Mesbaul Hossain, also a UNO of Pirganj in Rangpur, has been transferred as senior assistant secretary to the Health Services Division at the Health Ministry in Dhaka.
An official at the ministry said the decision has been taken to facilitate the treatment for Wahida. Her husband has been transferred to Dhaka so that he can stay close at this time.
Wahida was injured critically after some miscreants attacked her at her residence on the night of September 2.