Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Bangladesh)

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People's Republic of Bangladesh
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
স্বাস্থ্য ও পরিবার কল্যাণ মন্ত্রণালয়
(Sbāsthya ō paribār kalyāṇ Montronaloya)
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Agency overview
Annual budget$3.85 billion (2021-22)
Minister responsible
Agency executives
  • Md. Lokman Hossain Mian, Senior Secretary, Health Care Division

  • Md. Saiful Hassan Badal, Secretary, Health Education and Family Welfare Division

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare[1][2] (Bengali: স্বাস্থ্য ও পরিবার কল্যাণ মন্ত্রণালয়; Sbāsthya ō paribār kalyāṇ Montronaloya) is a Bangladesh government ministry charged with health policy in Bangladesh. It is also responsible for all government programs relating to family planning in Bangladesh. The present minister is Zahid Maleque.[3] The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare contains two divisions:[4][5] Health Service Division and Medical Education And Family Welfare Division.


Health Service Division[edit]

Medical Education And Family Welfare Division[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Bangladesh's family planning services have become 'weak': Analyst". Retrieved 2016-04-13.
  2. ^ "Are we getting any better?". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2016-04-13.
  3. ^ Aulakh, Raveena (2016-04-06). "A new report by Human Rights Watch says the country is doing little to solve a chronic drinking-water crisis that affects over 10 per cent of its population". The Toronto Star. ISSN 0319-0781. Retrieved 2016-04-13.
  4. ^ কর্মকর্তা. Kaler Kantho (in Bengali).
  5. ^ "Home Ministry split into two divisions". Archived from the original on 2016-06-03.

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