Former Finance Minister Muhith`s 2nd janaza held...

Former Finance Minister Muhith`s 2nd janaza held

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:59 PM, 30 April 2022  

Former Finance Minister Muhith`s 2nd janaza held

Former Finance Minister Muhith`s 2nd janaza held

Former Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith's second janaza has been held at Dhaka University (DU) Central Mosque premises at 1:30pm. From there, his body will be taken to Sylhet for burial.

Earlier, the first janaza of the former finance minister was held at Gulshan Azad Mosque in the capital after 11 pm.

After the first janaza, the body of Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was kept at the Central Shaheed Minar for homage to people of all walks of life for about 45 minutes from 12 noon.

On behalf of the President, his Military Secretary Major JSM Salauddin Islam, Prime Minister's Military Secretary Brigadier General Kabir Ahmed on behalf of the Prime Minister, Sergeant at Arms Comrade M Naeem Rahman on behalf of the Speaker and Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Qader paid homage on behalf of the party. 

Besides, Agriculture Minister Abdur Razzak, Matia Chowdhury, DU Vice-Chancellor Akhtaruzzaman, Information Minister Hasan Mahmud, Hasanul Haque Inu, Rashed Khan Memon of the Workers Party of Bangladesh, Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim, and other common people paid homage.

Former Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith died at a private hospital in the capital on Friday night. He was 88 years old at the time of his death.

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