The newly appointed Ambassador of Bangladesh to Japan Shahabuddin Ahmed has joined the Embassy of Bangladesh in Tokyo this Friday morning, according to a press release.
Upon assuming charge as Ambassador, he recalled the unparallel contributions of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, great sacrifices made by the National Four Leaders, the valiant freedom fighters and the women who lost their dignity during the Liberation War in 1971.
He also recalled with deep respect the contributions of Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatun Nesa Mujib and the family members of Bangabandhu who lost lives in a brutal assassination on 15 August 1975.
He expressed deep gratitude to the Hon'ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to entrust him with this responsibility and vouched with firm commitment his intentions to deepen the ties between Bangladesh and Japan and work for the welfare of the expatriate Bangladeshis living in Japan. He sought cooperation from all concerned to discharge his duties.
The Ambassador is a former Secretary to the Government of Bangladesh and worked in various positions of the civil administration.
He obtained his Master’s degree in Soil Science from Dhaka University and completed MS in Development Finance from Birmingham University, England.
In his personal life, he is married and father of three children.
The press release was issued by Md. Shiplu Zaman, a First Secretary (Press) at the embassy of Bangladesh.