Ex-Law Minister Abdul Matin Khasru’s 2nd Janaza held...

Dhaka, Saturday   15 May 2021

Ex-Law Minister Abdul Matin Khasru’s 2nd Janaza held

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:53 AM, 15 April 2021   Updated: 04:14 PM, 15 April 2021

The second Namaz-e-Janaza of Abdul Matin Khasru, president of the Supreme Court Bar Association and former Law Minister at Supreme Court premises on Thursday morning

The second Namaz-e-Janaza of Abdul Matin Khasru, president of the Supreme Court Bar Association and former Law Minister at Supreme Court premises on Thursday morning

The second Namaz-e-Janaza of Abdul Matin Khasru, president of the Supreme Court Bar Association and former Law Minister, has completed at Supreme Court premises on Thursday morning.

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossen, Justices from Supreme Court Appellate and high court division, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq, Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim, Local Government , Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister M Tajul Islam, Attorney General AM Amin Uddin, Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Nur Taposh, Awami League joint general secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif MP, BNP joint secretary general and former general secretary of Supreme Court Lawyers Association AM Mahbub Uddin Khokon, Lawyers Association former and incumbent leaders, ruling party leaders, different political party leaders, lawyers and people from different professionals also took part in the Namaj-e Janaza.

Supreme Court Lawyers Association secretary Barrister M Ruhul Kuddus Kazal, who moderated the Janaza, highlighted various side of Khosru’s colourful working life. Abdul Monem Wasif, Abul Matin Khosru’s only son, also sought doa from the people for his father’s eternal peace.

After the Namaj-e-Janaza, state guard of honour was also awarded to valiant freedom fighter Abdul Matin. Wreaths were also placed on behalf of various persons and organisations at the coffin of Abdul Matin Khosru, including President M Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossen, Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Attorney General Office, Supreme Court Lawyers Association, Bangladesh Awami League, Bangabandhu Awami Ainjibi Parishad and Jatiyatabadi Ainjibi forum.

Earlier, his first Namaj-e-Janaza was held on Alia Madrasha premises at Bakshibazar in the city.

He will be buried at his family graveyard at Mirpur village at 4:00 pm after Namaj-e-Janazas at Cumilla’s Burichang and Brahmanpara upazilas after Johr prayers.

Abdul Matin Khasru died at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka on Wednesday afternoon. Earlier, he was taken to life support after his physical condition deteriorated.

Abdul Matin Khasru was taken to the ICU on the night of March 28 after contracting coronavirus. On April 1, he was tested COVID-negative, however, his condition began to deteriorate suddenly.

Former Law Minister and Awami League presidium member Advocate Abdul Matin Khasru was elected president of the Supreme Court Bar Association on March 13. On 12 April, he took over as president of the Supreme Court Bar.

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