Directorate General of Health Services

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Directorate General of Health Services
স্বাস্থ্য অধিদপ্তর
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AbbreviationDGHS
Formation1958 (upgraded in 1980)
TypeGovernment Agency
HeadquartersSwasthya Bhaban
Location
Region served
Bangladesh
Director General
Abul Bashar Mohammed Khurshid Alam
Parent organization
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Websitewww.dghs.gov.bd

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.[1][2][3]

History[edit]

DGHS was established as directorate in 1978. It was upgraded to Directorate General in 1980.[4]

Organogram[edit]

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.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Home". dghs.gov.bd. Retrieved 31 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Health sector demonstrates the incredible power of the "system"". The Daily Star. 11 March 2015. Retrieved 31 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Dengue takes alarming turn". The Daily Star. 25 June 2019. Retrieved 1 August 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Who we are: Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)". dghs.gov.bd. Retrieved 23 July 2020.