Abdur Rahim laid to rest | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, September 06, 2016 / LAST MODIFIED: 03:42 AM, September 06, 2016

Abdur Rahim laid to rest

M Abdur Rahim, a Liberation War organiser, was laid to rest at his family graveyard in Jalalpur village of Dinajpur Sadar upazila with state honour yesterday.

One of the close associates of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and a former lawmaker, Abdur Rahim passed away in the capital's Birdem hospital the day before, aged 89.

His body was brought to Dinajpur from Dhaka on Monday and was kept on the Dinajpur Shaheed Minar premises for an hour where thousands of people paid their last respects to him.

His second namaz-e-janaza was held following a ceremony paying state honour on Dinajpur Gor-e-Shoheed Maidan around 11:00am.

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