Funeral prayers of Meraj Uddin Mollah, President of Rajshahi District Awami League and former Member of Parliament for Rajshahi-3 (Paba-Mohanpur) constituency have been held. Funeral prayers were held at Naohata High School ground on Monday (May 10) at 2.15 pm. Earlier, he was awarded the Guard of Honor. He was later buried at Kazipara Family Cemetery.
President of Rajshahi Metropolitan Awami League and Mayor of City Corporation AHM Khairuzzaman Liton took part in the janaza prayers. The mayor spoke in remembrance before the janaza prayers.
Rasik Mayor Khairuzzaman Liton in his speech said that the late Meraj Uddin Mollah was a good-natured and sweet-smiling man. I never saw him angry. If he ever had an affair with someone, he would easily fix it with a smile. He had this strange quality. He could mix with the grassroots people very easily. The emptiness of his departure is hurting us, will hurt more. His death caused irreparable damage.
State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam MP, Rajshahi-3 (Paba-Mohanpur) constituency MP Ain Uddin, district Awami League general secretary and former MP Abdul Wadud Dara, Dr. Tabibur Rahman Sheikh, former general secretary of district Awami League Asaduzzaman Asad, general secretary of Rajshahi metropolitan Awami League Dablu Sarkar and others.
Chapainawabganj-1 (Shibganj) MP was present at the time. Shamil Uddin Ahmed Shimul, Rajshahi Deputy Commissioner Abdul Jalil, District Superintendent of Police ABM Masud Hossain, people’s representatives, leaders and workers of Awami League and allied organizations and people of different professions.
Meanwhile, AHM Khairuzzaman Liton, Hon’ble Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation and President of Mahanagar Awami League has expressed deep grief over the death of heroic freedom fighter Meraj Uddin Mollah. The mayor expressed his condolences in a condolence message on Sunday night. In his condolence message, Rasik Mayor AHM Khairuzzaman Lytton prayed for the forgiveness of the departed soul and conveyed his deepest condolences to his bereaved family. At the same time, Rasik Mayor paid homage to his contribution to Rajshahi District Awami League.
Rajshahi district Awami League president and former MP Meraj Uddin Mollah died at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital in Dhaka on Sunday (May 9).