Ex-Dy Speaker Shawkat Ali’s condition critical

Staff Correspondent

29 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Ex-Dy Speaker

Shawkat Ali’s condition critical

The health condition of former Deputy Speaker of Jatiya Sangsad Colonel (retd) Shawkat Ali was in a critical condition on Wednesday.

The six-time lawmaker was undergoing treatment in Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the capital.

Shawkat Ali, also a freedom fighter, was admitted to CMH with various complications like diabetes, high blood pressure, kidney, cardiac problem and pneumonia.

“Shawkat Ali tested negative for coronavirus, but his condition is critical at present,” said a press release of the 71 Foundation.

Shawkat’s family members have sought prayers from all for his early recovery.