Former deputy speaker of Bangladesh Jatiya Sangsad and BNP chairperson's adviser Akhtar Hamid Siddiqui passed away at a city hospital on Sunday.
He breathed his last at 12:15 pm at United Hospital, said BNP chairperson's media wing member Shairul Kabir Khan.
Siddiqui was taken to the hospital on Saturday morning after he complained of chest pain, UNB reports.
His first namaz-e-janaza will be held in front of BNP's Nayapaltan central office after Asr prayers today while the second one will be held at South Plaza of Jatiya Sangsad at 10:00 am on Monday.
He is survived by wife, two sons, a daughter, a host of relatives and admirers to mourn his death.