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Momen mourns death of Monjur Ahmed

  • Diplomatic Correspondent
  • 7 August, 2021 12:00 AM
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Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen expressed deep shock at the death of Monjur Ahmed Chowdhury, former finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith’s friend who served BIWTA for years.

Monjur Ahmed lived in USA with son and daughter. He not only a big donor but had been supporting the Khurram College, Sylhet for years, said a press release.

He was the only son-in-law of Maulvi Abdul Matin Chowdhury (Kola Mia) who was a journalist, a Muslim League leader, a cabinet member for years, and an MLA of Assam during the British Raj and he tried to convince Mohamned Ali Jinnah to include Assam in Pakistan.