DHAKA, May 14, 2018 (BSS) – The cabinet today expressed profound shock and grief at the death of noted litterateur and National Professor Mustafa Nurul Islam and AKM Maidul Islam, MP.
The cabinet at its weekly meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Bangladesh Secretariat, adopted an obituary motion on the Swadhinata Award recipient and language veteran Professor Mustafa Nurul Islam, said cabinet secretary Md. Shafiul Islam while briefing reporters after the meeting.
Professor Islam passed away in Dhaka on May 9 last.
The cabinet also adopted an obituary reference on AKM Maidul Islam, MP, also a former minister, the cabinet secretary said.
Maidul Islam, a Jatiya Party lawmaker from Kurigram-3 constituency died at a hospital in Dhaka on May 10 last.