Former Lawmaker of Sirajganj-3 and valiant freedom fighter Gazi MM Amjad Hossain Milon died while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Sirajganj on Sunday.
Amjad, president of Tarash upazila Awami League chapter, breathed his last at around 11:30am at Enayetpur Khaja Yonus Ali Medical Hospital. He was 72.He left behind wife, two sons, two daughters and a host of relatives and well wishers to mourn his death.
The former lawmaker was buried at his village in Magurabinod following a namaz-e-janaza after Asr prayers on Tarash Degree College playground.
Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and party General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of the valiant freedom fighter.
In a condolence message, the premier prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family.