Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith today said the newly appointed Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir will take charge on March 19 or 20 after his return from USA on March 18, agencies report. “He is now in New York. He will return on March 18,” the minister told the journalists after a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Government Purchase at secretariat here today.
Muhith said the appointment of two more deputy governors are under process. He also said the appointment will take time as search committee will be needed to be formed in this regard and then they will select the candidates for the post. Responding to a question on making the Banking Secretary Dr. Aslam Alam OSD, he said Dr Aslam was not involved in the case. But as secretary of this division he should have learnt about it.