98 joint secretaries promoted as additional secretary
Published: 02:38 PM, 26 September 2020
The government has promoted 98 joint secretaries as additional secretary. The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Saturday.
According to the ministry, the newly promoted officials have been made officers on special duty (OSD). They have not been posted yet. Among the newly promoted officials, Md Mehedi Hasan is working abroad as an economic minister, Washington DC in the US.
Now the number of additional secretaries in the administration is 611. Although the number of permanent posts of Additional Secretary is 130.
Officials promoted to the post of Additional Secretary are required to send their joining letters by e-mail ([email protected]).