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Bangladesh Army

Chief of Army Staff

General Aziz Ahmed, BGBM, PBGM, BGBMS, psc, G was born on 01st January 1961 in Chandpur, Bangladesh. The General was commissioned in the Corps of Artillery on 10th June 1983 with 8th BMA Long Course. He has taken over the Command of Bangladesh Army as the ‘Chief of Army Staff’ on 25th June 2018.


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Chief of Army Staff

Bangladesh Army

General Aziz Ahmed, BGBM, PBGM, BGBMS, psc, G was born on 01st January 1961 in Chandpur, Bangladesh. The General was commissioned in the Corps of Artillery on 10th June 1983 with 8th BMA Long Course. He has taken over the Command of Bangladesh Army as the ‘Chief of Army Staff’ on 25th June 2018.


The General is a graduate of Defense Services Command and Staff College, Mirpur, Bangladesh. He is a science graduate and holds Master’s degree in Defense Studies and Masters in Business Administration. He has done Gunnery Staff Course at home and also completed Long Gunnery Staff Course from School of Artillery, Deolali, India. The General attended a number of professional courses, seminars and symposiums at home and abroad. General Aziz has a good number of military and non-military publications to his credit. The General is now pursuing PhD.

In his long glorious military career, General Aziz has a vast experience of serving in various staff, instructional and command appointments. He was the GOC of Army Training and Doctrine Command, GOC of 33 Infantry Division and Director General of Border Guards Bangladesh. He commanded 33 Artillery Brigade, 6 Independent Air Defense Artillery Brigade and one BGB Sector. He also commanded one Artillery Regiment and one BGB Battalion. Before being appointed as the ‘Chief of Army Staff’, he had been serving as the ‘Quarter Master General’ of the Army.

In his colorful military career, he held a number of important staff appointments. He actively participated in Counter Insurgency Operations in the Chittagong Hill Tracts. He served as Brigade Major of an Infantry Brigade, GSO-2 in AHQ Military Training Directorate and GSO-1 of AHQ Pay, Pension & Allowance Directorate. The General also served as instructor for more than 07 years in Artillery Center & School and School of Military Intelligence.

He worked very efficiently as a Military Observer in the United Nations Iraq-Kuwait Observation Mission (UNIKOM) in the war-ravaged situations in 1995-1996. He also served as Military Assistant to Force Commander of Sudan (UNMIS) in 2005-2006.

The General is a widely-traveled personality and has keen interest in reading and playing golf. He is happily married to Dilshad Nahar Aziz and is a proud father of three sons.