The 49th death anniversary of former speaker of Erstwhile Provincial Assembly Abdul Hamid Chowdhury will be observed today, said a press release on Monday.
Marking the day qurankhwani and milad mahfil would be held at Nagbari Jame Masjid at Tangail, the release said.
A memorial meeting has also been arranged at Nagbari Hasina Chowdhury High School.
Abdul Hamid Chowdhury’s grand children have requested all to pray for his salvation.
Former president Justice Abu Sayeed Chowdhury was his only son.
A close associate of Sher-e-Bangla AK Fazlul Haq and HS Suhrawardy, Abdul Hamid Chowdhury was deputy president of Bengal Legislative Council from 1939 to 1947 and deputy high commissioner of the then Pakistan in Kolkata from 1951 to 1953 and also was dean of the diplomatic core there.
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