AFM Gousal Azam Sarker made Bangladesh envoy to Iran

The Government has decided to appoint AFM Gousal Azam Sarker, currently serving as the Director General of Foreign Ministry’s International Organisations wing here, as the new Bangladesh Ambassador to Iran.

Sarker is a career foreign service officer belonging to 1986 batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Foreign Affairs cadre, a foreign ministry press release said on Tuesday. In his career, Sarker earlier served as Ambassador of Bangladesh to Lebanon and Sweden.He also worked in various capacities in Bangladesh Missions in Hong Kong, Cairo, Kathmandu and Paris. At the headquarters, he served as Director General of Europe and International Organisations wings.