New DGHS DG says he’ll try to do better amid corona situation

Newly-appointed director general (DG) of the health directorate Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid Alam
Newly-appointed director general (DG) of the health directorate Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid AlamFile photo

Newly-appointed director general (DG) of the health directorate Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid Alam on Sunday said that he will try to do better in coronavirus situation, reports news agency UNB.

The DG of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) came up with the remarks while speaking to reporters after paying a courtesy call on the health minister at the secretariat after taking charge on Sunday.

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After taking charge as the director general, he went to the minister’s room at 12:45pm. Then, he went to the room of secretary to the Health Service Department around 2pm.

While responding to reporters, the DG said that the minister gave him some directions. He will also give more directions. The minister could not complete the meeting with him as he was in a rush.

“I will brief reporters officially once I understand the whole thing,” he said.