President mourns death of Badar Uddin Kamran


DHAKA, June 15, 2020 (BSS) – President M Abdul Hamid today expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of former Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) Mayor Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran.

In a condolence message, the President said, “As the first elected mayor, Kamran contributed a lot to the overall development of Sylhet and its people . . . Kamran will remain alive in the hearts of Sylhet people for long for his works”

“At his (Kamran) death, the country has lost a dedicated leader of people” Abdul Hamid added.

The head of the state prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family.

Kamran, also central executive committee member of ruling Awami League, breathed his last at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka at 3:00am today at the age of 69.

Kamran had been undergoing treatment at the hospital since June 7. He was flown to the hospital from Sylhet as his health condition deteriorated.