DHAKA Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today expressed profound shock at the death of veteran politician and parliament member Moinuddin Khan Badal.
In a message of condolence, the minister recalled with profound respect Badal's outstanding contributions to the country's politics.
The nation has lost a very honest, dedicated and courageous leader and his death is an irreparable loss to the country's politics, he said.
Quader prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family members.
Badal, the executive president of a faction of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD), passed away at a hospital in Bangalore in India this morning at the age of 67.
He was elected lawmaker from Chattogram-8 constituency.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)