On Tuesday, he was asked to withdraw and return to Bangladesh Army in an order issued by the Public Administration Ministry. He is also placed in the Armed Forces Division.
MRP and MRV Director General Major General Md. Masud Rezwan had been serving as the DG of Passport for the time being.
Major General Masud Rezwan took over as Director General of the Department of Passport on 20 December 2015. Prior to that, he served as the Director of Machine Readable Passport (MRP) and Machine Readable Visa (MRV) Project for several years.