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Awami League MP Aslamul Haq dies

Aslamul Haq, the Awami League MP from the Dhaka-14 constituency, died at a hospital in the capital on Sunday. He was 61.

He breathed his last around noon.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed deep shock and sorrow at the demise of the ruling party MP.

She prayed for the eternal salvation of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to the bereaved family.

Speaker of Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen and Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin expressed deep shock over the death of the MP.

Aslamul won the 9th parliamentary polls on an AL ticket. He served as a member of the Standing Committee on the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism in Parliament. On January 5, 2014, he was re-elected as an MP in the 10th national election.

He was last elected MP from AL in the 11th Parliamentary Election in 2018. He was a member of the House Committee on Parliament and the Standing Committee on the Ministry of Religious Affairs.

Source: United News of Bangladesh