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Former MP Abdur Rashid’s Janaza held on JS premises

DHAKA, May 15, 2017 (BSS) - Namaj-e-janaza of former parliament member from Mymensingh-17 constituency Md Abdur Rashid was held at the South Plaza of Jatiya Sangsad here today.

Fellow lawmakers, political leaders and activists and the deceased's relatives attended the janaza led by JS Secretariat Mosque Imam Moulana Md Nurul Islam, said an official release here.

JS Chief Whip ASM Feroz, on behalf of the JS Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, Chief Whip himself and opposition whip Nurul Islam Omar, on behalf of opposition leader, placed wreath on the coffin of Abdur Rashid.

Later, a special munajat was offered seeking eternal peace of the departed soul, the release added.

Abdur Rashid passed away during undergoing treatment at a city hospital early hours of Sunday.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)