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Shahdat new Bangladesh ambassador to Morocco

Diplomatic Correspondent

15 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Shahdat new Bangladesh ambassador to Morocco

The government has appointed Md Shahdat Hossain as the next ambassador of Bangladesh to Morocco, said the foreign ministry on Sunday.

Md Shahdat Hossain is a career foreign service officer and belongs to the 1984 batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre.

In his diplomatic career of over 35 years, Hossain served as ambassador of Bangladesh to Belgium, Italy and Qatar and as the high commissioner of Bangladesh to Sri Lanka.

He also worked in various capacities in Bangladesh Permanent Missions in New York as well as Bangladesh Missions in Cairo, Islamabad and New Delhi. At the headquarters, he worked for multiple Wings in different capacities.

Shahdat Hossain obtained his MA degree in English from Rajshahi University. He also obtained a diploma in French language from Belgium. Hossain is married and blessed with two children.