PM mourns death of retired army officer Bazlul Karim Selim

DHAKA, Prime Minister and Awami League President

Sheikh Hasina today expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of

Lieutenant Colonel (retd) Bazlul Karim Selim.

In a condolence message, the premier prayed for eternal peace of the

departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family, said a

party press release.

Selim, an uncle of Awami League Publicity and Publication Secretary Dr

Abdus Subhan Golap, passed away at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) here

on Wednesday at 11.25 pm at the age of 55.

He is survived by his wife, a son and daughter.

In a separate message, Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport

and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader also expressed deep shock and sorrow at

the death of Selim.

Selim was buried at Banani graveyard after a namaz-e-janaza at New DOHS

mosque at Baridhara following Asr prayers today.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)