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Physicians: Quader now out of danger

  • Published at 10:35 am March 23rd, 2019
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File photo of Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, who is also the general secretary of ruling Awami League Dhaka Tribune

The Awami League general secretary will be shifted to a cabin within 3-4 days

The Physical condition of Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader, who is now undergoing treatment at a Singaporean hospital, is improving gradually and he is now stated to be out of danger, physicians said.

“Quader is now out of danger following a successful bypass surgery. IOBP machine has been removed from body and all other parameters remained well,” Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Director Prof Abu Nasar Rizvi, who is coordinating his treatment, briefed Quader's family and others at the Mount Elizabeth Hospital lobby on Saturday.

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Rizvi said Quader, also the road, transport and bridges minister, will be shifted to a cabin within three-four days, according to a press release of Road, Transport and Bridges Ministry issued on Saturday.

On Wednesday, cardiothoracic surgeon Dr Sivathasan Cumaraswamy, a member of the medical board, conducted the Awami League general secretary’s surgery.

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal, Bridges Division Senior Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam, Bangladesh High Commissioner to Singapore Mostafizur Rahman, leaders of Awami League and Quader’s family members were present at the briefing.