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Dhiraj Kumar Nath passes away

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 07:56 PM, 5 January 2018   Updated: 01:55 PM, 6 January 2018

Former caretaker government adviser Dhiraj Kumar Nath has died at 73, at 5.50pm.

He died at Life Support at Capital`s Labaid Hospital. Nripendra Chandra Debnath, the husband of a niece of Dhiraj conform this.

Nripendra, counsellor at Bangladesh Embassy in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, said on Thursday Dhiraj was admitted to the LabAid Hospital with `severe` respiratory problems on Thursday.

He was put on life support at the intensive care unit  (ICU) of the private hospital on Friday afternoon as his condition deteriorated.

Dhiraj Kumar Nath was an adviser to the non-party caretaker government led by President Iajuddin Ahmed in October 2006.

Earlier, he was retired from the Secretary of Rural Development and Co-operation Department.

He was born on January 9 in 1945, in Rafiqpur village of Rasulpur union under Begumganj Police Station of Noakhali District.

After completing the graduation from the University of Dhaka in 1966, he joined as a lecturer in the management department of Noakhali Government College in 1966.