Professor Muzaffar Ahmed passes away | 2019-08-23

Professor Muzaffar Ahmed passes away

Sun Online Desk

23rd August, 2019 09:57:54 printer

Professor Muzaffar Ahmed passes away

Professor Muzaffar Ahmad, President of National Awami Party (Pro-Moscow NAP), a member of the advisory council of the Liberation War-time government in exile, has died at a hospital in Dhaka.

The 97-year-old politician breathed his last around 8:00pm on Friday at Apollo Hospitals, NAP Joint General Secretary Ismail Hossain told media.

Ahmed was the last surviving member of the advisory council of the Liberation War-time government in 1971. 

He was put under intensive care at the hospital in a critical condition.

He has been suffering from old-age related complications for long. 

He is survived by wife, NAP vice president Amena Ahmed, and a daughter.

Born on April 14, 1922 in Dewibddar in Cumilla district, he completed his graduation and post-graduation from the department of economics at Dhaka University with distinction. He served in the Economics Department of Dhaka University in 1952-54.


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