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Vol. 5 Num 1015 Mon. April 09, 2007  
   
Metropolitan


New air chief adorned with rank of air vice marshal
Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Moeen U Ahmed and Chief of Naval Staff Rear Admiral Sarwar Jahan Nizam adorned new Chief of the Air Staff Air Commodore Shah Md Ziaur Rahman with the rank of air vice marshal at Armed Forces Division yesterday, says an ISPR release.

President and Supreme Commander of Armed Forces Iajuddin Ahmed was present on the occasion.

Principal Staff Officer of Armed Forces Division Major General Md Jahangir Alam Chowdhury, Director General of Forces Intelligence Major General Md Sadique Hasan Rumy, Military Secretary to the President Major General Md Aminul Karim, Director General of Special Security Force Major General Sheikh Md Monirul Islam, Defence Secretary Kamrul Hasan and Secretary of the President Md Sirajul Islam were also present.

Later, new Chief of the Air Staff Air Vice Marshal Shah Md Ziaur Rahman placed wreath at Shikha Anirban and paid homage to the members of Armed Forces martyred during the War of Liberation in 1971.

He was given a guard of honour by a smart BAF contingent at the Air Headquarters.

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Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Moeen U Ahmed and Chief of Naval Staff Rear Admiral Sarwar Jahan Nizam adorning new Chief of Air Staff Air Commodore Shah Md Ziaur Rahman with air vice marshal rank at Armed Forces Division yesterday. PHOTO: ISPR