The government has promoted 156 administrative officers to the rank of additional secretary from joint secretary.
The Ministry of Public Administration issued an order on Wednesday night in this regard, reports bdnews24.com.
With the new ones, the number of additional secretaries now stands at 609 against 122 permanent posts of the rank.
The newly promoted officials have been made officers on special duty or OSD.
They have not yet been deputed.
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