Veteran politician Gias Uddin Ahmed passes away


Md. Kamruzzaman Khan Picklu, Chitalmari, Bagerhat:

One of the founders of Chitalmari Upazila Awami League, President of Shibpur Union Awami League and former Chairman of Shibpur Union Awami League, Freedom Fighter Gias Uddin Ahmed breathed his last at a hospital in the capital on Thursday morning.

Eminent educationist and heroic FF Gias Uddin Ahmed passed away at 10am at the hospital while undergoing treatment for old-age complication for long time, according to family sources.

Freedom Fighter Gias Uddin Ahmed was very close associate of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The death of these veteran politicians has cast a shadow of mourning over the political arena of Chitalmari.

Sheikh Helal Uddin, MP of Bagerhat-1 constituency and Sheikh Sarhan Naser Tanmoy, MP of Bagerhat-2 constituency have expressed deep griefs over FF Gias Uddin’s death and extended sympathy to the bereaved family.

Bagerhat District Awami League and Chitalmari Upazila Awami League and all its allies and fraternal organizations have expressed deep grief.