Metro Desk

12 January, 2016 12:00 AM printer

Brig Gen (retd) MA Malek, a valiant freedom fighter, passed away at a hospital in Australia on Friday evening.
He left behind a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death, says a press release.
Former chairman of Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) and Power Development Board (PDB), MA Malek also served a former adviser to a caretaker government as special assistant.
Prof Rafiqul Islam, former state minister for the Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry, expressed deep shock at his death and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family members.