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Vol. 5 Num 753 Mon. July 10, 2006  
   
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Portfolios of 2 state ministers changed


The government yesterday made a minor reshuffle in the cabinet transferring two state ministers to other ministries.

State Minister for NGO Affairs Lutfar Rahman Khan Azad has been transferred to the Ministry of Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment with the same status.

On the other hand, the State Minister for Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment, Major (retired) Qamrul Islam, has been shifted to shipping ministry with the same position.

"The prime minister has given them the new portfolios as per Rule 3 (IV) of the Rules of Business 1996," said an official announcement yesterday.