Acting director of public relations office at Dhaka University Mahmood Alam has been appointed as full-fledged director of the same office.
The university syndicate gave him this appointment at a meeting with vice-chancellor Md Akhtaruzzaman in the chair, said a release.
He joined the university public relations office as reporter in 1986. Since then he served this office in different capacities including senior reporter, assistant director, deputy director, acting director and Editor of the ‘Dhaka University Barta’.
Mahmood started his journalism career in the The New Nation in 1980 and also worked at The Independent and The Bangladesh Observer.