In an effort to speed up administrative activities, government has appointed three new ministers and one state minister into the cabinet.
The new faces in the cabinet are AKM Shahjahan Kamal, Kazi Keramat Ali, Narayon Chandra Chanda and Mustafa Jabbar.
Narayon became the minister for the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock, Shahjahan became the minister for the Ministry of Social Welfare and Mustafa became the minister of Posts and Telecommunications Division. Besides, Keramat became the state minister for Ministry of Home Affairs.
IT entrepreneur Mustafa Jabbar, also president of the Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS), sworn in as a technocrat minister as he is not a member of the parliament..