The government has transfered civil aviation secretry Khurshid Alam Chowdhury.
The public administration ministry on Monday issued a gazette notification. Planning Commission member S M Golum Faruk has been made secretary of civil aviation and tourism ministry.
Following UK's ban on direct cargo from Dhaka on security gounds, the government is taking various measures to improve security at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
Earlier, the government removed the chairman of the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh.