Engineer Md Ahsanul Haque Khan has taken over as the chief architect of the Directorate of Architecture, an official release said yesterday.
Following an official order on December 28, he has taken up his new responsibilities.
Born in 1956, Ahsanul Haque joined government service after earning his bachelor's degree on architecture from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet) in 1980.
He received Master's degree on Health Facility Planning from Medical Architecture Research in the UK and post graduation on Procurement Management from Turin in Italy and.
During his student life, he was elected Vice President (VP) of Suhrawardy Hall Students Union and a member of Engineering University Central Students Union (EUCSU).