Grameen Bank chairman Mozammel Haque dies | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, August 09, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:50 AM, August 09, 2019

Grameen Bank chairman Mozammel Haque dies

Chairman of Grameen Bank, Khandaker Mozammel Haque passed away at Square Hospital early yesterday. He was 74.

He was born in 1944 at Kesharparh village under Senbagh upazila of Noakhali district, according to a statement of the bank.

He was appointed chairman of the bank in 2011, and served it till his last day.

Haque left behind his wife, a daughter and a son.

Abul Hossain, general manager of Grameen Bank, said Haque was suffering from kidney and old-age complications.

His first Namaz-e-Janaza was held at Dhanmondi Taqwa Mosque after Zuhr prayers and second janaza on the premises of Grameen Bank after Asr prayers.

Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus, founder of the bank, took part in the second janaza.

Haque will be buried at his family graveyard in Kesharparh village after Juma prayers today.

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Grameenphone:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Robi:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222


Banglalink:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News

Top