October 20, 2021, 1:54 am
Online Desk /
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed deep grief over the death of Jatiya Party Secretary General Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu.
In a condolence message, he expressed his deepest condolences to the bereaved family members and prayed for the forgiveness of the soul of the deceased.
Former minister and former GS Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu died at the Bangladesh Specialized Hospital in the capital’s Shyamoli around 9am on Saturday.
He was admitted to Labaid Hospital in Dhanmondi on September 6 after contracting coronavirus earlier this month. When his condition deteriorated, he was later taken to Shyamoli’s Bangladesh Specialized Hospital.
Bablu was the Deputy Minister of Education during the rule of the late President Hussein Muhammad Ershad, the founding chairman of the Jatiya Party. He has also served as the secretary general of the Jatiya Party for two terms.