Reshuffle in cabinet


In a reshuffle in the cabinet, portfolios of three ministers have been changed. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday changed the portfolios of those ministers to reshuffle her cabinet for a third time. As part of the reshuffle, Minister for Housing and Public Works SM Rejaul Karim was made minister for Fisheries and Livestock, State Minister for Livestock and Fisheries Md Ashraf Ali Khan was made State Minister for Social Welfare while State Minister for Social Welfare Sharif Ahmed was made State Minister for Housing and Public Works. Cabinet division issued a gazette notification on Thursday confirming the reshuffle. The decision will be made effective soon, stated the gazette.