Ma Gen Md Shafeenul Islam has been made new Director General (DG) of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB).
The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Tuesday.
Shafeenul, who was serving as chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board, replaced Maj Gen Abul Hossain as the chief of the paramilitary force.
Hossain was withdrawn and attached to the Armed Forces Division on March 7.
Meanwhile, Maj Gen Jahangir Al Mustahidur Rahman has been made new chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board, according to the notification.
Shafeenul had been serving as chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board since February 14, 2016. He joined Bangladesh Army on June 25, 1984 and was commissioned on June 27, 1986 in the infantry corps.
A graduate of Defence Services Command and Staff College in Mirpur, Shahfeenul also obtained his masters in defence studies from National University, Bangladesh.