Directorate General of Health Services
|Formation||1958 (upgraded in 1980)|
|Abul Bashar Mohammed Khurshid Alam|
|Ministry of Health and Family Welfare|
Directorate General of Health Services (Bengali: স্বাস্থ্য অধিদপ্তর) is a Bangladesh government Directorates under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare responsible for health services in Bangladesh.
DGHS was established as directorate in 1978. It was upgraded to Directorate General in 1980.
Office is led by the Director General (DG). He is assisted by two Additional Director Generals(ADG), directors, line directors, deputy directors, other officers & supporting staffs.
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