Nasim Osman, lawmaker from Narayanganj-5 constituency and Jatiya Party presidium member, passed away at a hospital in India in the small hours of today at the age of 63.
He breathed his last at Deradun Hospital in New Delhi around 12midnight, general secretary of Jatiya Party district unit Akram Ali Shahin confirmed to The Daily Star.
The four-time elected lawmaker left behind his wife, one son and two daughters and a host of relatives to mourn his death.
Nasim was elected lawmaker from Jatiya Party in 1986, 1988, 2008 and 2014.
He was son of two-time lawmaker Samsuzzoha and elder brother of Shamim Osman, MP from Narayanganj-4.