Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan new army chief
Lieutenant General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan has been appointed Chief of Army Staff.
President Zillur Rahman signed on his appointment letter on Thursday, Md Shafiul Alam, public division secretary at Bangabhaban.
Lt Gen Iqbal Karim, who will replace General Abdul Mobin Chowdhury, will take the charge on June 25.
Meanwhile, the tenure of General Mobin has been extended for 10 days.