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Retired Lt Col Fayez Bahar’s qulkhwani held in city

Retired Lt Col Fayez Bahar’s qulkhwani held in city

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The Qulkhwani of retired  Lt Col Fayez Bahar, artillery, was held at  Mohkhali DOHS Mosque in Dhaka after Asr prayers on Saturday.

Army officers, family members, friends, relatives and well-wishers attended the Qulkhwani seeking eternal peace of the departed soul, said a press release said.

Fayez Bahar (Raza) died of heart attack at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore on December 24 at the age of 77.

His body was flown back to Dhaka on December 25 night. Later he was buried at the Army Graveyard at Banani on December 26 after his namaz-e-janaza at Mohkhali DOHS Mosque.

It is worth mentioning that heroic freedom fighter Shaheed captain RAM Khairul Bashar, ASC, also a distinguished martyr of Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971, is the first cousin of the late prominent artillery official of Bangladesh Army.