DHAKA, Nov 27, 2020 (BSS) – Condolences poured in for valiant freedom fighter, Ekushey award-winning cultural personality and noted actor Aly Zaker, who died of old-age complications at a hospital here today at the age of 76.
President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Begum Raushan Ershad expressed deep shock and sorrow at his death.
In separate condolence messages, they prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.
Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader, AL advisory council member, coordinator and spokesman of central 14-party alliance Amir Hossen Amu, AL joint general secretary and information minister Dr Hasan Mahmud, agriculture minister Dr M Abdur Razzaque, liberation war affairs minister AKM Mozammel Haq, local government, rural development and cooperatives minister M Tajul Islam, law, justice and parliamentary affairs minister Anisul Haq, fisheries and livestock minister SM Rezaul Karim, education minister Dr Dipu Moni, environment, forest and climate change minister M Shahab Uddin, science and technology minister architect Yafesh Osman, expatriate welfare and overseas employment minister Imran Ahmed, land minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, social welfare minister Nuruzzaman Ahmed, state minister for information Dr Murad Hasan, state minister for shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, state minister for cultural affairs KM Khalid, state minister for labor and employment Begum Mannujan Sufian, state minister for industries Kamal Ahmed Majumder, state minister for religious affairs M Faridul Haq Khan, state minister for social welfare M Ashraf Ali Khan Khosru, state minister for water resources Colonel (retrd) Zahid Faruque and deputy minister for water resources AKM Enamul Haq Shamim, Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor M Atiqul Islam, Dhaka South City Corporation Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazley Nur Taposh and Dhaka City Awami League President Abu Ahmed Mannafi and its General Secretary Humayun Kabir expressed deep condolences at the death of Aly Zaker.
They also prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.