Khorshed Alam Sujon has been appointed the administrator of Chattogram City Corporation.
Local Government and Rural Development (LGRD) Minister Tajul Islam confirmed the information this afternoon.
A notification will be issued in this regard today, the minister said.
AJM Nasir Uddin, mayor of Chattogram City Corporation, has a day left of his term.
Khorshed Alam, vice-president of Chattogram city unit of Awami League, will assume office once Nasir's tenure is over and will fulfil his duties until a new mayor is elected.
On March 21, Election Commission postponed Chattogram City Corporation election due to the coronavirus outbreak in the country.
The CCC election was scheduled for March 29.