Dhaka – In a sudden move, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has redistributed responsibility of three of her cabinet colleagues, according to an official notification on Thursday.
Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim has been given the responsibility of the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock, according to the order. State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Asharaf Ali Khasdru has been given the charge of Public Works Ministry.
Khasdru was replaced by State Minister for Social Welfare Sharif Ahmed, the cabinet division notification said.
This is the first cabinet reshuffle after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formed the government for the third-straight tenure in January 2019.