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Bangladesh Army

Chief of Army Staff

General Abu Belal Muhammad Shafiul Huq, ndc, psc was born on 01 December 1958 in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh. The General was commissioned on 18 June 1978 in Armoured Corps from Bangladesh Military Academy. He has taken over the Command of Bangladesh Army as Chief of Army Staff on 25 June 2015.

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Sector Details

Sector-7

Bangladesh war sectors map

Area

Rajshahi, Pabna, Bogra and part of Dinajpur District. The headquarters of the sector was at Taranngapur.

Sector Commander

• Major Nazmul Huq (April 10 – September 27, 1971).
• Major Quazi nooruzzaman (September 30 – February 14, 1972).

Sub Sector

1. Malan (initially divided between junior commissioned officers and later taken hold by Captain Mohiuddin Jahangir).
2. Tapan (Major Nazmul Huq, also commanded by commanding officers of the EPR).
3. Mehdipur (Subedar Iliyas, Captain Mahiuddin Jahangir).
4. Hamzapur (Captain Idris).
5. Anginabad (unnamed freedom fighter).
6. Sheikhpara (Captain Rashid).
7. Thokrabari (Subedar Muazzam).
8. Lalgola (Captain Gheyasuddin Chowdhury).