Prime Minister and Awami League (AL) President Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of AL Central Working Committee Member and Bogura District AL President Alhaj Md Momtaz Uddin.
In a condolence message, the prime minister prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.
Momtaz Uddin, also a valiant freedom fighter and former director of the FBCCI, died at a hospital in Bogura early this morning at the age of 78.
He left behind his wife, two sons and two daughters as well as a host of relatives and admirers to mourn his death.
In a separate condolence message, AL General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader also mourned the death of Momtaz Uddin.