DHAKA, July 27, 2018 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken the responsibility for the medical treatment of veteran politician and National Awami Party (NAP) President Professor Muzaffar Ahmed.
“Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today visited Prof Muzaffar at the Apollo Hospital in the city and informed him that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken the responsibility for his treatment,” Senior Information Officer of ministry Md Abu Naser told BSS.
He said all his treatment costs till today have been paid by the premier.
“I’ve come to see ailing Muzaffar Ahmed, an advisory council member of Liberation War-time provisional government, as per the directives of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina,” Naser quoted the minister as saying.
The 97-year-old Prof Muzaffar was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Apollo Hospital on February 17. He has been suffering from old-age complications, doctors said.