Speaker condoles death of BFUJ President Altaf Mahmud
24 January 2016, Nirapad News: Speaker of Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, today expressed deep shock at the death of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) President Altaf Mahmud.
In a message of condolence, she recalled his contribution to journalism, democratic movements and during different critical events of the nation, said a press release.
Deputy Speaker M Fazle Rabbi Mian and Chief Whip ASM Firoz also condoled the death of Altaf Mahmud.
They prayed for peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to members of the bereaved family.
President of the Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) Altaf Mahmud died this morning at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) hospital at the age of 65.