DHAKA: Former minister and veteran politician TM Gias Uddin died in a city hospital on Friday night at the age of 83.
Gias Uddin, also former president of Shariatpur district BNP, breathed his last at Green Life Hospital around 10:45 pm while undergoing treatment.
BNP chairperson's press wing member Shairul Kabir Khan confirmed this information to Banglanews.
Gias Uddin was admitted to the hospital with fever and diabetics problem, he said.
Gias Uddin left only son, two daughters and numerous well wishers to mourn his death.
He will be buried at Taj Mahal Road graveyard in the capital’s Mohammadpur following janaza at Jame Masjid in the area after Johr prayers.
BDST: 1201 HRS, JUL 04, 2020