Quader to return home on Wednesday

DHAKA, Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road,

Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader will return home on May 15

after taking treatment from a Singapore hospital.

A Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight (BG 085) will carry him back home on

the Wednesday evening, a Bridges Division spokesman told BSS.

He said earlier today Quader talked to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina over

phone and informed her about his planned return.

Earlier, on March 3 last, the AL general secretary was admitted to

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) hospital after suffering

breathing complications.

Tests revealed three blockages in his coronary artery and later he was

flown to Singapore for better treatment under the supervision of Prime

Minister Sheikh Hasina.

He underwent a bypass surgery on March 20.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)