Md Golam Sarwar has been appointed secretary of the law and justice division of the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs.
He was performing duties as acting secretary for law and justice division since August 8, 2019.
Golam Sarwar took over charge as Abu Saleh Sheikh Mohammad Zahirul Haque relinquished as law and justice secretary on August 7, 2019.
Md Golam Sarwar entered judiciary by qualifying the 10th BCS examinations. He joined as assistant judge in Dhaka on December 11, 1991 and promoted as district and sessions judge in 2015. He also discharged judicial functions in various places, including Dhaka, Chattogram, Feni, Noakhali and Kishoreganj.
He was joint secretary in the law ministry from December 2015 to August 7, 2019.