DHAKA: Lieutenant Common SM Shafiuddin Ahmed was on Thursday named as the following chief of the Bangladesh Military and can assume the cost on June 24, the defence ministry stated. Shafiuddin, who at present serves as the military’s quartermaster normal, will serve for 3 years and can be promoted to the rank of Common earlier than taking on the place of the Chief of the Military Workers.
“Bangladesh Military’s BA-2496 Lieutenant Common SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, OSP, NDU, PSC, Quarter Grasp Common has been appointed as the brand new chief of Bangladesh Military from June 24 afternoon,” the defence ministry gazette notification stated.
He’ll change incumbent Military chief Common Aziz Ahmed, who is ready for his regular retirement from the date of his successor’s appointment, the ministry stated. Shafiuddin was commissioned within the ninth Bangladesh Navy Academy (BMA) Lengthy Course in 1983.
Earlier, he served as the final commanding officer of Military Coaching and Doctrine Command (ARTDOC), commanded an Infantry Division and headed the Bangladesh Institute of Worldwide and Strategic Research (BISS).
He additionally performed a key position in UN peacekeeping missions as deputy power commander within the Central African Republic.