Speaking to Prothom Alo, Md Sohrab Hossain said decision to publish the result was taken after a special meeting of the BPSC on Thursday afternoon. The results of 42nd BCS were also approved at the special meeting, he added.

The circular of 42nd special BCS was published last year to recruit a total of 4,000 physicians in the wake of coronavirus outbreak.

As many as 31,000 physicians attended preliminary examinations held 26 February this year with 6,022 candidates clearing for viva voce.

According to health ministry sources, the government wants to complete the recruitment process and posting of these physicians within the shortest possible time.