Former cabinet minister LK Siddiqi passes away

Former cabinet minister engineer LK Siddiqi passed away today in Singapore. LK Siddiqi, also the ex-deputy speaker of Bangladesh parliament, breathed his last around 11:00AM. He was 76.

LK Siddiqi was suffering from chronic lung disease for long time.

LK SiddiqiHis body will be brought to the country today, Saturday, 2 August.

The first Namaz e Janaza will be held on Sunday at 9.30 AM at South Plaza of the National Parliament. Second Janaza will be held at Chittagong Jamiatul Falah Mosque after Duhr prayers. The third Janaza of late LK Siddique will be held at Sitakunda High School playground at 4.00 PM.

LK Siddiqi’s will be buried in his own village at South Rahmatnagar after the last Janaza at South Rahmatnagar viallage of No 4 Muradpur Union under Sitakuna Thana after Asr prayers.

He left behind his wife, one daughter, three sons and many well wishers.

LK Siddiqi was the former vice chairman of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and governor of Rotary Club.

All the relatives, friends and well wishers of him, have been requested to attend the Janaza and pray for the departed soul.