Road, Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader, who had undergone treatment in Singapore, will return home around 6:00pm on Wednesday, AL acting general secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif informed on Tuesday.
He disclosed this while speaking at a press briefing at party chief Sheikh Hasina's political office at Dhanmondi after a meeting with AL associate bodies.Hanif said, “AL general secretary Obaidul Quader is now completely healthy. He will land at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka around 6:00pm on a flight of Bangladesh Biman.”
Obaidul Qauder was initially admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University hospital on March 3 following breathing complications. Tests revealed three blockages in his coronary artery. He was flown to Singapore the next day for treatment.
The minister underwent a bypass surgery on March 20.