The cabinet has been reshuffled by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina after a year of her forming government.
As part of the shake-up, Housing and Public Works Minister SM Rezaul Karim has been moved to the Fisheries and Livestock Ministry.
State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru has been assigned to the Housing and Public Works Ministry.
He will be replaced by Sharif Ahmed, who had been serving as the state minister for social welfare.
The moves were confirmed in a circular issued by the Cabinet Division on Thursday (Feb.13).