Quader mourns death of former cabinet secretary Saadat Hussein

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DHAKA, April 23, 2020 (BSS) – Road Transport and Bridges Minister and Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader today expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of former cabinet secretary and former Bangladesh Public Service Commission (PSC) Chairman Saadat Hussein.

In a condolence message, Quader prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members.

Saadat, also a freedom fighter, breathed his last at the age of 73 at 10:30 pm on Wednesday while undergoing treatment at United Hospital in the city.

He is survived by his wife, one son and two daughters.

Saadat served as the cabinet secretary from 2002-2005 and PSC chairman from 2007 to 2011.