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PM mourns Ershad’s death

Published: 14 Jul 2019   

Online Desk

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Leader of the Opposition in Parliament and Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad.

In a condolence message, the prime minister recalled the constructive role of Ershad in parliament as the opposition leader, BSS reports.

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

Ershad, also a former president, died at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the capital this morning.

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