Dhaka, September 27, 2016: BNP standing committee member Breg generel (reted) A S M Hannan Shah(77) passes away today in a Singapore hospital. (innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raziuun). He was under treatment in the hospital.
BNP media wing member Shairul Kabir inform the sad news to the media today morning.
“My father breathed his last at 5:37am (Singapore local time) at Raffles Heart Centre,” said his son Rezaul Hannan.
After completing all the formalities, the body will be taken back to home, he added.
He left behind 2 sons, a daughter and wife, said BNP chairperson’s Media Wing Member Shamsuddin Didar.
According to Sayrul Kabir Khan, a member of the BNP chairperson’s media wing, Hannan Shah was suffering from cardiac problems.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir express deep shock at the death of their party leader.
On September 11, Hannan Shah was taken to Singapore for better treatment.
The BNP leader was taken to the Combined Military Hospital, Dhaka after he complained of acute chest pain on September 6. Later, he was put on life support at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital.