Alexa MP Abdul Mannan passes away

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MP Abdul Mannan passes away

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:57 AM, 18 January 2020   Updated: 02:22 PM, 18 January 2020

Parliament Member (MP) of Bogura-1 constituency Abdul Mannan

Parliament Member (MP) of Bogura-1 constituency Abdul Mannan

Former Awami League Organizational Secretary and a Parliament Member (MP) of Bogura-1 constituency Abdul Mannan has passed away (Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Raji’un). 

Awami League’s deputy office secretary Sayem Khan confirmed the matter to Daily Bangladesh.

MH Hasan Shuvro, a relative of MP Mannan, told Bangladesh Daily that he breathed his last at the capital’s LabAid Hospital around 8:15 am on Saturday.

Earlier, MP Mannan suddenly fell ill at his Dhanmondi residence in Dhaka on Thursday afternoon. The family members then rushed him to the Popular Hospital. He was later shifted to LabAid Hospital at around 2:15 pm when his physical condition deteriorated. He was given life support when the situation became alarming.

Abdul Mannan was the president of the former Chhatra League. He served as the organizing secretary of the Awami League Central Committee from 2002 to 2009. He was elected MP for the first time in 2008 elections. 

Abdul Mannan, son of Late Jalal Uddin Sardar was born on December 19, 1953, in Hindukandi village of Sariakandi upazila of Bogura. 

His wife Shahadara Mannan is the president of Sariakandi Upazila Awami League and a member of the Bogura Zilla Parishad. His son Sakhawat Hossain Sajal is a lecturer at American International University and daughter Maliha Mannan is a United States expatriate.