Prof. Jahirul Hoque passes away
04 March 2015, Nirapad News: Founder chairman of finance department and former chairman of accounting in Chittagong University Professor Dr Jahirul Hoque died here today after prolonged illness. He was 73.
Family sources said Hoque was admitted to a private facility where he was kept under life support system for the past two days after failure of multiple organs.
Hoque also served as the dean and heads of faculties at different private universities including the International Islamic University, Asian University and the Eastern University in Dhaka.
He left behind his wife, one son and two daughters to mourn his death.
His son Dr Nazmul Haque, a professor of statistics department of Jahangirnagar University, said Hoque would be buried at Agargaon Graveyard after his namaz-e-janaza at Agargaon Eidgah Maidan after Asr prayers later today.