DGHS’s former DG Mizanur Rahman passes away


CHAPAINAWABGANJ, Feb 23, 2021 (BSS) – Former Director General (DG) of
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) and valiant freedom fighter
Professor Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman passed away last night in a hospital in
Dhaka at the age of 73.

He breathed his last at 10 pm at Square Hospital in the capital, family
sources said.

Rahman had been suffering from kidney diseases and taking treatment in the
hospital since February 10 last.

He was born on January 1, 1948 at Shyampur Miapara village under Shyampur
union of Shibganj upazila in Chapainawabganj district.

He left wife, a son, a daughter and a host of relatives and well wishers to
mourn his death.

Rahman also served as the principal of Rajshahi, Sylhet and Salimullah
Medical Colleges.

Shibganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Md. Sakib-Al-Rabbi said Rahman would
be buried at a local graveyard with state honour after namaj-e-janaja at 3 pm