Ministers, state ministers mourn death of Yeafesh Osman’s wife


DHAKA, Jan 17, 2021 (BSS) – Ministers and state ministers today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Bula Ahmed, wife of Science and Technology Minister Architect Yeafesh Osman.

In separate condolence messages, Agriculture Minister Dr Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque, Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim, Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin, Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, Textiles and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi (Birpatik), State Minister for Industries Kamal Ahmed Mojumder, State Minister for Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Swapan Bhattacharjee and State Minister for Cultural Affairs K M Khalid expressed profound shock at the death of Bula Ahmed.

They prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.

Bula Ahmed, also the Cultural Secretary of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad and a valiant freedom fighter, breathed her last at 8:45 this morning while undergoing treatment at city’s Combined Military Hospital (CMH).

She was actively involved in the mass movement of 1969 as a progressive leader and contributed to various national society building activities including women empowerment, social welfare and development of education system as a leader of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad.