Government Policy

President mourns death of Faruq Chowdhury

DHAKA, May 17, 2017 (BSS) - President M Abdul Hamid today condoled the death of former Foreign Secretary and Ambassador Faruq Ahmed Chowdhury.

In a condolence message, President Hamid expressed deep shock at his death and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family members.

The President also prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.

Former diplomat Chowdhury breathed his last at about 4:30am at a hospital in the capital at the age of 84.

Apart from his old-age complications, he had been suffering from heart and kidney problems for long.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)