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Former minister Majid-ul-Haq passes away

March 26, 2013 00:00:00

Our Correspondent MAGURA, Mar 25: Former minister Major General (Retd) Majid-ul-Haq passed away Monday morning in Apollo hospital in Dhaka. He was suffering from old age complications. He died at the age of 87, leaving behind 2 sons and one daughter and a number of well-wishers to mourn his death. He was born in Magura in 1926. He was minister of establishment, water resources, agriculture and defense during BNP government. He was also a member of BNP standing committee for a long time and resigned from the post in 1998. He will be laid to rest at Banani graveyard in Dhaka Tuesday.

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