Bangladesh Election Commission has its own secretariat as per Election Commission Secretariat in 2009, which is headed by a Secretary. The Secretariat is located in Dhaka and has an Electoral Training Institute, field offices at the Regional, District and Upazilla/Thana level. The Election Commission has a full-fledged Secretariat under it, to render all assistance to execute the decisions and orders of the Commission. The chief election commissioner of Bangladesh is Mr. K M Nurul Huda and there are four commissioners in the commission. They are Mr. Mahbub Talukdar, Mr. MD. Rafiqul Islam, Ms. Kabita Khanam and Brigadier General Shahadat Hossain Chowdhury (Retd.).