Awami League leader Tanzel Hossain Khan passes away

United News of Bangladesh . Magura | Published: 12:58, Jan 20,2020


Magura AL president Tanzel Hossain Khan. — UNB photo

Freedom fighter Tanzel Hossain Khan, the president of Awami League’s Magura district unit, passed away at a hospital in Magura early Monday.

He was 73.

The ruling party leader was suffering from old age complications and undergoing treatment at Magura 250-bed Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, two sons, and a daughter. Tanzel Hossain Khan leaves behind a host of relatives and admirers.

His namaz-e-janaza will be held at the PTI field after Asr prayer and the freedom fighter will be laid to rest at the municipal graveyard.

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina and AL general secretary Obaidul Quader expressed deep shock at the death of Tanzel Hossain.

Sheikh Hasina prayed for the eternal salvation of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to the bereaved family.

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