Friday, 20 May, 2022
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Death anniversary

Today is the 11th death anniversary of Begum Fawzia Samad, wife of late MA Samad, a renowned insurance legend and founder of Bangladesh General Insurance Company Ltd.

Late Begum Fawzia Samad had been a talented lady who devoted her whole life to the cause of the women-folk of the country serving in different capacities which include President ship of Dhaka Ladies Club for long 38 years and even till her death.

She also played a vital role in establishing Bangladesh General Insurance Co. Ltd, (BGIC) from the very beginning from behind, for which the BGIC family will always remember her contribution with deep sense of gratitude.

She was born in a respectable Muslim family of Sylhet in 1929 and breathed her last on this day in 2011 in a hospital at Singapore.

She was the mother of Towhid Samad, Chairman of BGIC, Fancy Samad, Tamju Samad and Sabrina Samad.