Athletics Federation president Ali Kabir laid to eternal rest
Published: 08:30 PM, 11 January 2022
Bangladesh Athletics Federation (BAF) president and national award-winning sports organizer ASM Ali Kabir
Bangladesh Athletics Federation (BAF) president and national award-winning sports organizer ASM Ali Kabir was laid to eternal rest on Tuesday (January 11) at Mirpur intellectual graveyard, said a press release.
ASM Ali Kabir, former Secretary of Ministry of Public Administration and Communication and Chairman of National River Conservation Commission, breathed his last on Monday last night around 11:50 pm while undergoing treatment at the capital’s local hospital at the age of 70.
ASM Ali Kabir’s first namaz-e-janaza was held this morning at 9:30 am at the secretary quarter at Eskaton Garden in Ramna and then his body was taken to Maulana Bhasani National Hockey Stadium for second namaz-e-janaza. The third namaz-e-
janaza was held at secretariat mosque premises.
He was buried at Mirpur intellectual graveyard after the fourth Namaz-e-Janaza held after Zohr prayer at Baitul Aman Jame Mosque in Dhanmondi. The Bir Freedom Fighter ASM Ali Kabir was given a guard of honor there.
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor, important personalities of the Cabinet, political personalities, national sports organizers and members of the executive committee of the federation paid their last respect by placing
wreaths on his coffin.