The Ministry of Public Administration has again appointed Professor Dr. ABM Abdullah as the Prime Minister’s personal physician. Joint Secretary of the Ministry on Sunday. This information is known in a notification signed by Ashraful Alam.
It stated that, as per Section 13 of the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s (Awards and Privileges) Act, 1975, Prof. Dr. ABM Abdullah, subject to the condition of severance of working relationship with other institutions and organizations for the duration of the tenure of the Hon’ble Prime Minister or subject to his satisfaction (whichever is earlier) of the Govt. The post of Prime Minister’s personal physician has been re-appointed on a contractual basis in the rank of secretary.
Three more Special Assistants to the Prime Minister have also been appointed through three separate notifications. Among them, two will get privileges in the rank of Secretary and one in the rank of Deputy Secretary.
These are Dr. Shaheed Hossain, Ferdous Ahmed Khan and agriculturist Moshiur Rahman (Humayun).