Ershad's first namaz-e-janaza was held

Towhiduzzaman Tanmoy

14 July 2019, Sun
Published: 02:05

Ershad's first namaz-e-janaza was held

Jatiya Party chairman and former President Hussain Muhammad Ershad's first namaz-e-janaza was held. 

On Sunday (July 14th) the janaza of ex-johor former army chief held in Dhaka Cantonment Central Mosque ground.

Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed was present in the funeral. The current and former top officials of the army also participated in the funeral.

Acting chairman and Ershad's younger brother Golam Mohammad (GM) Kader, general secretary Mashiur Rahman Rangaasaha top leaders of the party were present. The leaders of other political, business and social organizations were also present.

Earlier, the body of Hussein Mohammad Ershad was brought to Dhaka Cantonment Central Mosque from the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) of Dhaka for the funeral. At 12.48 pm, the floating ambulance to the cantonment reached the central mosque. The body left from CMH for 12.40 pm to the Cantonment Central Mosque. At that time there was also the army's carriage.