M Nazrul Islam made new Bangladesh Ambassador to Bahrain

DHAKA The government has appointed Dr. Md. Nazrul

Islam, currently serving as Deputy Chief of Mission at Bangladesh Embassy in

Riyadh, as the new Bangladesh Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Islam is a career foreign service officer belongs to the 15th batch of

Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre, a foreign ministry

press release said here.

During his distinguished diplomatic career, Dr. Islam worked in various

capacities at the headquarters in Dhaka as well as Bangladesh Missions in

South Korea, Australia, Iraq and Lebanon. He also served as Deputy Permanent

Representative to the OIC.

Islam obtained his PhD degree in Water Policy and Governance from

University of New England Australia. He completed his Honours and Masters

degree in Economics from the University of Dhaka.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)