BSS-15 Professor Ishaq passes away




OBIT- ISHAQ (with picture)

Professor Ishaq passes away

DHAKA, Jan 8, 2018 (BSS) – Professor Mohammad Ishaq, former Head of the
Department of Biochemistry, BSMMU and Department of Biochemistry & Physiology
of Dhaka Medical College, died of old age complications on January 7 at
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

He was 85, family sources said.

He left behind his wife, two sons, three daughters and a host of relatives
and well-wishers to mourn his death.

His namaz-e-janaza will be held tomorrow (January 9) at 10 am at BSMMU
mosque. Later, he will be buried at his ancestral home at Gazra, Matlab
North, Chandpur.

All his students, colleagues, friends, well-wishers and relatives are
requested to attend the janaza and pray for the eternal peace of the departed

Prof Ishaq was one of the founders of ‘The Laboratory’, the most trusted
Pathological Laboratory of its kind in the country. After doing his MBBS from
Dhaka Medical College in 1959, he first joined as the Medical Officer of the
then Bhola Sub-Division. Afterwards, he joined Dhaka Medical College as a

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