PM appoints five advisors


DHAKA, Jan 14, 2019 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has appointed her five advisors under the new government.

The Cabinet Division published a gazette dated January 13 in this regard.

The advisors are- HT Imam for Political Affairs, Dr Mashiur Rahman for Economic Affairs, Dr Gowher Rizvi for International Affairs, Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Affairs and Major General (retd) Tarique Ahmed Siddique for Security Affairs, it said.

“The Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh appointed the five advisers under the rule 3B(i) of the Rules of Business, 1996 with portfolio on January 7,” the gazette said.

According to the gazette, the advisors will get the rank, salary and allowances of a minister.