Lieutenant General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed took charges as the quartermaster general (QMG) of Bangladesh Army on Wednesday, said an ISPR release .
Earlier he was working as the general officer commanding of Army Training and Doctrine Command (ARTDOC).
Lt Gen Shafiuddin Ahmed was commissioned into Bangladesh Army through the 9th BMA Long Course on 23 December 1983 and he joined the corps of infantry.
He also as the commander of an infantry battalion, battalion commander of Bangladesh Military Academy (BMA), commander of an infantry brigade and director of Military Training Directorate in Army Headquarters successfully.
Lt Gen Shafiuddin Ahmed also performed as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 19th Infantry Division in 2012, DG of BIISS and Senior Directing Staff of National Defence College (NDC).
Besides, he acted as Deputy Force Commander in the United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Central African Republic. Lt Gen Shafiuddin Ahmed was also the GOC and Area Commander of Logistics Area.
After the promotion as the lieutenant general, he was made GOC of ARTDOC.