PM replaces LGRD Minister


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has dismissed Syed Ashraful Islam as Minister for Local Government Rural Development and Cooperatives (LGRD) and replaced him with Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain who is currently Minister of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment and who retains both portfolios “for the time being”.

Syed Ashraful Islam will remain a member of the Cabinet but without portfolio according to the Cabinet Division.

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