President, PM mourn Matin Khasru`s death...

Dhaka, Tuesday   18 May 2021

President, PM mourn Matin Khasru`s death

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:01 PM, 14 April 2021  

President, PM mourn Matin Khasru`s death

President, PM mourn Matin Khasru`s death

President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed their deep sorrow over the death of Abdul Matin Khasru, president of the Supreme Court Bar Association and former law minister.

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed deep grief to the bereaved family in a separate condolence message.

In his condolence message, the President said the nation will forever remember Matin Khasru's contribution in paving the way for the trial of the murderers of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by repealing the Indemnity Ordinance. Besides, his role in establishing parliamentary democracy and rule of law will forever shine in the history of the country.

In a separate condolence message, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Abdul Matin Khasru will live in the hearts of the people as a good lawyer and public leader. He (Khasru) has made a huge contribution to the development of law and justice in the country.

The Prime Minister further said, "We have lost a public leader and a soldier of Bangabandhu's ideology. He has played a responsible role in the trial of various nationally important cases including the murder of the Father of the Nation and has worked efficiently in establishing justice."

Matin Khasru has been undergoing treatment at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka since March 16 after contracting the coronavirus. He has been on life support since Tuesday. Doctors declared him dead at 4:50 pm on Wednesday.

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