The prime minister in a move to reorganise her cabinet on Sunday changed the portfolios of two ministers and two state ministers.
Minister for local government, rural development and cooperatives Md Tajul Islam has been given the portfolio of local government division while state minister for the ministry Swapan Bhattacharjee has been given the responsibility of the rural development and cooperatives division.
Minister for posts, telecommunications and information technology Mustafa Jababr has been given the portfolio of the posts and telecommunications division while state minister for the ministry Zunaid Ahmed Palak has been given the information and technology division.
The Cabinet Division issued a gazette notification to the effect, signed by cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam.
This was for the first time prime minister Sheikh Hasina reorganised her cabinet she formed on January 7 this year for the third consecutive term.