Veteran Awami League (AL) leader also Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam is laid to eternal rest in the city’s Banani graveyard after Asr prayers , three days after he breathed his last at the age of 68 on Thursday.
With people of all walks of life waiting to pay tribute to veteran Awami League leader Syed Ashraful Islam, his body was brought back home from Bangkok yesterday evening.
The body of iconic politician Syed Ashraful Islam will be brought back home tomorrow.
Public Administration Minister and senior Awami League leader Syed Ashraful Islam is undergoing treatment in Bangkok with serious ailment.
Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam’s wife Shila Islam passes away in a London hospital while undergoing treatment.
Two factions of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal yesterday said it was the Awami League, not the JSD, which was responsible for the assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Bitterly criticising the BNP for its violent agitation last year, the ruling Awami League has called on its political foe to return to peaceful politics.
Awami League’s municipal nomination board will hold a meeting tomorrow to pick candidates for the municipality polls on December 30.
Awami League General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam says more BNP leaders may follow Shamsher M Chowdhury and quit due to a rift between Khaleda-Tareque and several top leaders.