DHAKA President M Abdul Hamid today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of veteran politician and parliament member Moinuddin Khan Badal.
In a message of condolence, the President recalled with profound respect the contributions of Badal to politics.
The nation has lost a devoted politician in his death, he said.
The head of state prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.
Badal, the executive president of a faction of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD), passed away this morning at a hospital in India at the age of 67.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)