Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday expressed deep shock at the deaths of former general secretary of Dhaka College and Dhaka City units of Bangladesh Chhatra League and valiant freedom fighter Rezaul Huq Chowdhury and former information and research affairs secretary of Chattogram City Awami League and valiant freedom fighter Shafiqul Hasan.
In separate condolence messages, Sheikh Hasina, also the Awami League president, prayed for the eternal salvation of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to thier bereaved family members.Rezaul breathed his last on Wednesday night at a hospital in the city at the age of 69. He left behind wife, two daughters, son and a host of relatives, colleagues and well-wishers to mourn his death.
Shafiqul, who died in the morning at the age of 65, is survived by wife, two children and a host of relatives, colleagues and well-wishers.
AL General Secretary and Highways and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader also expressed deep shock and sorrow at the deaths of Rezaul Haque and Shafiqul Hasan.