BNP Vice-Chairman, former Minister, and former Mayor of Gazipur City Corporation Professor MA Mannan is no more (Innalillahi … Ilahi Raziun).
He breathed his last on Thursday (April 28) at 4:35 pm while undergoing treatment at United Hospital in the capital.
Shairul Kabir Khan, a member of the BNP chairperson’s press wing, confirmed the information.
Earlier, Professor MA Mannan was admitted to the emergency department of United Hospital on Wednesday night (April 27).
He was taken to life support at night due to his deteriorating physical condition.
Shairul said the 72-year-old BNP leader had been ill for a long time.
He was arrested from his home in 2015 while he was the mayor of Gazipur City Corporation. He fell ill while in jail for three years in various cases.
He was released on bail in 2017. He has been ill ever since.