Akhtaruzzaman laid to rest
Awami League presidium member and lawmaker from Chittagong-12 Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury Babu was laid to eternal rest with full state honour at his family graveyard beside his parent's graves at Hyle Dhor in Anwara upazila of Chittagong after Asr prayers yesterday.
He died of kidney failure at the age of 71 early Sunday.
AL General Secretary and LGRD Minister Syed Ashraful Islam, and AL Joint General Secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif paid tribute on behalf of the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the government and the AL at the grave.
Babu was elected member of the parliament in 1986, 1991 and 2008 from the constituency.