Journalist Zafar Wazed new PIB DG

Dhaka, Saturday   25 May 2019

Journalist Zafar Wazed new PIB DG

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:09 PM, 17 April 2019   Updated: 08:34 PM, 17 April 2019

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Senior journalist Zafar Wazed was appointed as Director General of the Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB).

According to the President's order on Wednesday, the information was given in a notification signed by the Secretary of the Ministry of Public Administration Alia Meher. He has been contractually appointed for the post of director general for two years.

In the premature death of former director general of PIB, Shah Alamgir, and the post was vacant. There was a lot of buzz about who will come to this post.

Earlier, on 11 March, journalist Abed khan has been appointed as the chairman of the PIB.

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