JS adopts obituary reference

SANGSAD BHABAN, The 11th Jatiya Sangsad at its third session

today unanimously adopted obituary references on a number of distinguished personalities,

including former minister, ex lawmakers and a number of cultural personalities.

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury moved the obituary references separately with brief

resumes on those who died after prorogation of last session of the 11th parliament.

The Speaker while moving the references said the House expresses its deep shock at the death

of former minister Barrister Aminul Haq and exlawmakers ABM Taleb Ali, Abdul Ali

Mridah, M Abdul Majid Master and AKM Bazlul Karim.

The house also condoled the death of former Managing Director of Bangladesh Machine

Tools Factory Rafique Ahmed Siddique,brother inlaw of Sheikh Rehana, younger daughter

of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Additional IGP of Police Rawshan Ara who was

killed in a road accident while working a peace keeping mission in Congo, noted dramatist

Professor Momtajuddin Ahmed, Ekushey Padak recipients singer Subir Nandi, Poet Hayat

Saif, noted Nazrulgeeti singer and researcher Khalid Hossen, noted commedian Anisur

Rahman, dramatist Saleh Ahmed and actress Maya Gosh.

The house also expressed deep shock at the life losses caused by the recent devastating

cyclonic storm Foni, aircraft accident in Russia and other accidental deaths held at different

places at home and abroad.

They conveyed deep sympathy to the members of the bereaved family and prayed for the

lasting peace of his departed soul.

The lawmakers also observed oneminute silence as a mark of respect to the departed souls.

Later, a munajat was offered seeking eternal peace of the departed souls. The munajat was

conducted by Faridul Haq MP.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)