The constituency of Gaibandha-5 has been declared vacant following the demise of Deputy Speaker Md Fazle Rabbi Miah.
Legislative Support Wing of the Parliament Secretariat revealed this information in a notification on Sunday (July 24).
Deputy Speaker Advocate Fazle Rabbi Miah died in a hospital in New York while undergoing treatment on Friday night (Bangladesh time).
The body of the Deputy Speaker is supposed to arrive in Dhaka on July 25.
His first Namaz-e-Janaza will be held at National Eidgah in Dhaka tomorrow. After Janaza at 10:30am, his body will be kept at National Eidgah for the last respect. The Janaza of Deputy Speaker will not be held at the Parliament Plaza due to Covid-19.