Department of Women Affairs gets new DG

Published : 12 Dec 2023 03:03 AM

Kaya Khan, additional secretary of Economic Relations Division of Ministry of Finance, has been made Direc­tor General (DG) of the Department of Women Affairs under Ministry of Women and Children Affairs.

She was appointed DG of the Directorate of Women Affairs after her promotion to the Grade-1 post. Public Administration Ministry issued a gazette notification in this regard on Monday.  

On the other hand, Farida Parveen, who continues to serve as the DG of the Directorate of Women Affairs, has also been promoted to the Grade-1 post.

However, after promotion, she was made Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Ministry of Public Administration to facilitate her retirement.