Sunday, 12 July, 2020

Minister Mozammel’s wife dies of COVID-19

Published on: 4:33 pm - Monday | June 29, 2020


Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque’s wife Laila Arjumand Banu died of novel coronavirus at CMH in Dhaka on Monday morning. She was 71.

She breathed her last around 7:45am at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) while undergoing treatment.

Senior information officer Sufi Abdullahil Maruf of the Ministry confirmed the matter.

The Minister and his wife tested coronavirus positive on June 12 and the next day, they were admitted to the CMH.

Though Mozammel Haque returned home after recovery but his wife had been undergoing treatment at the hospital as her condition was critical.

Laila Arjumand’s namaj-e-janaza will be held at a field adjacent to Gazipur City Corporation Central Graveyard after Asr prayers.