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Ex-president Abdur Rahman Biswas laid to rest

  • Published at 09:35 pm November 4th, 2017
Ex-president Abdur Rahman Biswas laid to rest
Former President Abdur Rahman Biswas, who passed away on Friday night, has been laid to eternal rest. He was buried at Banani Graveyard around 6pm on Saturday after his fifth and final namaz-e-janaza at Gulshan Azad Mosque in Dhaka. BNP leaders and activists, his family members and relatives attended the janaza and the burial. Abdur Rahman, who had long been suffering from old-age complications, breathed his last at United Hospital around 8:27pm on Friday at the age of 91. Also Read- Former president Abdur Rahman Biswas dies
His body was flown to Barisal from United Hospital's mortuary in the morning and his first janaza was held on Barisal Zila School ground. His second janaza was held in front of BNP's Naya Paltan headquarters around 2:25pm while the third one on the Supreme Court premises and fourth at the South Plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban. Abdur Rahman Biswas was the president of Bangladesh during the 1991-1996 tenure of BNP.