Deputy Attorney General Nazibur Rahman died of cardiac arrest while he was attending an election rally in support of ruling Awami League candidate Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh for Dhaka-10 constituency this afternoon.
Advocate Nazibur Rahman lost his consciousness around 3:30pm when the election rally started from Russell Square area in Dhaka.
He was rushed to Labaid Hospital where doctors declared him dead, Deputy Attorney General AKM Amin Uddin Manik told The Daily Star.
DAG Nazibur, 59, left behind his wife, two daughters, a son and a host of admirers to mourn his death. He will be buried at Azimpur graveyard tomorrow.