Saiful Alam new QMG of Bangladesh Army

Ahmed Tabrej Shams to head DGFI

Staff Correspondent

5 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Saiful Alam new QMG of Bangladesh Army

Md Saiful Alam, Ahmed Tabrej Shams

Major General Md Saiful Alam, chief of the Directorate General of Forces Intelligence (DGFI), has been made Quartermaster General (QMG) of Bangladesh Army after being promoted to the rank of lieutenant general.

Besides, Major General Ahmed Tabrej Shams Chowdhury, GOC of the 10th Infantry Division and area commander in Cox’s Bazar, has been appointed as DGFI director general, according to an official order of the army headquarters issued on Sunday.

General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, who was appointed as Chief of Army Staff in June, was the previous quartermaster general of Bangladesh Army.

Md Saiful Alam was commissioned to the army as a cadet of the 14th Long Course of Bangladesh Military Academy. After serving as the area commander of the 11th Infantry Division of Bogura Cantonment, he was appointed as the DGFI director general on February 28, 2020.

Before assuming the charge of Cox’s Bazar area commander, Ahmed Tabrej Shams Chowdhury served as GOC of Ramu Cantonment in Bandarban and Cumilla Cantonment.