Nazma Begum has become the first female brigadier general from Army medical Corps (Health Care Management) in the history of Bangladesh Army.
In this burning time of women empowerment this also an important achievement and milestone of development in women sector, says a press release of the Inter Services Public Relations Directorate (ISPR) Thursday.
Brigadier General Nazma was the first female field ambulance commander in the history of Bangladesh army.
She was the first female contingent commander in the history of United Nations. She is the only female in world's history who commanded a level-2 hospital twice and the only female in the history who was the country senior twice in the mission areas.
She was the first female in the history of Bangladesh Air force who commanded the medical squadron twice (base Zohur and base Bashar).