The government has appointed Maj Gen SM Shamim-Uz-Zaman as the new ambassador of Bangladesh to Libya, said the Foreign Ministry on Thursday.
Maj Gen SM Shamim-Uz-Zaman was commissioned in Bangladesh Army on December 21 in 1984. Since commissioning, he has been serving in various staff, instructional and command appointments at different levels. He has served as military secretary to the President of Bangladesh.
SM Shamim-Uz-Zaman has attained Masters in Defence Studies from National University and Masters in Military Science from Madras University, India.