PM mourns death of Advocate Moniruzzaman


DHAKA, Aug 17, 2018 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of her income tax adviser and founder chairman of Midland Bank Ltd Advocate M Moniruzzaman Khandakar.

In a condolence message, the prime minister said the nation has lost an eminent lawyer, while the Awami League has lost a dedicated soldier of Bangabandhu in his death.

Sheikh Hasina prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.

Advocate Moniruzzaman died of old-age complications at the Apollo Hospitals in the capital this afternoon.

His first namaz-e-janaza will be held at Gulshan Azad Mosque in the city after Zohr prayers tomorrow.

Advocate Moniruzzaman will be buried at his family graveyard in Muradnagar of Cumilla after Maghrib prayers tomorrow after the second janaza there.