According to the cabinet division, a meeting of the National Implementation Committee for Administrative Reforms (NICAR) will be held on Sunday where the proposal of forming two new divisions will be placed. The prime minister will preside over the meeting.

Currently, there are eight divisions in the country. These are Dhaka, Chattogram, Rajshahi, Khulna, Barishal, Sylhet, Rangpur and Mymensingh.