Former BNP minister Barrister Aminul Haque dies

Sun Online Desk

21st April, 2019 11:44:31 printer

Former BNP minister Barrister Aminul Haque dies

Former minister and BNP vice chairman Barrister Aminul Haque died at a hospital in Dhaka on Sunday. He was 76.

He breathed his last at United Hospital in the capital at 10:30am, Sairul Kabir Khan, a member of BNP chairperson's press wing, confirmed the news.\

He left behind wife, one daughter, one son and host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death.

Aminul was brought to Dhaka by an air ambulance on March 14 from a Singapore hospital where he had been undergoing treatment for liver cancer for some days.

Later, he was admitted to the United Hospital and put on life support as his condition deteriorated.

Aminul Haque, a former MP from Rajshahi-1, was the Posts and Telecommunications Minister of the BNP-lead four-party alliance government.