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Former IndustriALL general secretary Ramesh Chandra passes away

  • Published at 09:32 pm May 15th, 2019
Roy Ramesh Chandra
Roy Ramesh Chandra Collected

He is expected to be cremated following the return of his wife and daughter on Friday

Forrmer Jatiya Sramik League and IndustriALL general secretary Roy Ramesh Chandra died of heart attack at his Lalmatia residence in the city early Wednesday morning.

He was 68, family sources said.

Ramesh, also the President of United Federation of Garment Workers, survived by his wife, one daughter, one son, grandchildren and a host of relatives as well as admires to mourn his death.

His dead body was kept in the Birdem hospital. He is expected to be cremated following the return of his wife and daughter on Friday, who are currently living in the United States (US), a member of Roy’s family told reporters.

Jatiya Sramik League’s President Shukkur Mahmud and General Secretary Sirajul Islam, in a separate condolence message, expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of Ramesh Chandra who was also the former Member of the International Labor Organization (ILO) governing body.