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President mourns

Published : 14 Jul 2019 08:29 PM | Updated : 05 Sep 2020 02:44 AM

President Md Abdul Hamid on Sunday mourned the death of Jatiya Party Chairman and former President H M Ershad, reports BSS. In a condolence message, the head of the state expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of the opposition leader in the parliament. President Hamid prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family members.

Ershad, who had been suffering from multiple diseases, including old-aged complications with lung and kidney problems, breathed his last at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the city this morning.