DHAKA: Bangladesh qawmi madrasa education board ( general secretary Maulana Abdul Jabbar Jahanabadi breathed his last at Holy Family Hospital in Moghbazar of Dhaka Friday morning (November 18).
He was 79.
Maulana Abdul Jabbar has been suffering from kidney and heart diseases and respiratory problems for a long time.
He left behind three daughters and many well wishers to mourn his death.
Moulana Abdul Jabbar Jahanabadi was born in Bagerhat district in 1937.
He has been serving as general secretary of Bangladesh Qawmi Madrasa Education Board for the last 30 years.
Islam O Adhunik Projukjti, Madrasa Shikshar Biruddhe Antorjatik Sarojantra, Bharat Upaomahadeshe Muslim Shasan O Tader Gourobmoy Itihas are among his notable works.
BDST: 1330 HRS, NOV 18, 2016