The government has appointed Iqbal Mahmud, former senior secretary of Economic Relations Division, the chairman of Anti-Corruption Commission.
Additional Secretary of Cabinet Division Maksudur Rahman Patwari confirmed this to the Dhaka Tribune.
A gazette notification was also issued regarding the appointment on Thursday.
Besides, AFM Aminul Islam has also been appointed as the commissioner of ACC.
Iqbal Mahmud will get salary, allowances, other facilities and status like a judge of the Supreme Court's Appellate Division, says the gazette.
Iqbal Mahmud will replace Md Badiuzzaman.