The prime minister paid floral wreath on the coffin of Syed Ashraf following first namaj-e-janaja of the late leader at Jatiya Sangsad South Plaza.
Sheikh Hasina, flanked with party leaders also placed a floral wreath on behalf of Awami League on the coffin of Syed Ashraf, a former general secretary of the party.
Later, the prime minister took part in a munajat seeking doa for the deceased.
Syed Ashraful Islam, country’s one of the most reverent politician of contemporary period, minister for Public Administration and former breathed his last at a hospital in Bangkok on Thursday last. - BSS