Alexa Ershad’s first namaz-e-janaza held

Dhaka, Monday   19 August 2019


Ershad’s first namaz-e-janaza held

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 02:27 PM, 14 July 2019   Updated: 03:48 PM, 14 July 2019

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

The first namaz-e-janaza of former President and Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad held in Cantonment Central Mosque.

Earlier on Sunday at 12.30 pm, the bodies were taken out after bathing at the Combined Military Hospital in the capital. After the Zuhr prayers, the namaz-e-janaza was held.


The second namaz-e-janaza of Ershad will be held at the South Plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad at 10am on Monday. Later, at 11:30 pm at his body will be taken to Jatiya Party office at Kakrail in the capital. His third Namajj namaz-e-janaza will be held at Baitul Mukarram national mosque. Later, the body will be kept at the CMH hospital morgue at night.

On Tuesday at 10am, his body will be taken to Rangpur by helicopter. The fourth namaj e janaza will be held at the Rangpur District School ground or on the Eidgah grounds after the Zohr prayer. His body will be buried at the military graveyard on 16th July.

Former President, Jatiya Party chairman and opposition leader Hussain Muhammad Ershad died on Sunday at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka. He was on life support from CMH from 4th July.