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The namaz-e-Janaza of former mayor of undivided Dhaka City Corporation and Bangladesh Nationalist Party vice-chairman Sadeque Hossain Khoka was held at the South Plaza of National Parliament on Thursday.
Current and former MPs, leaders of different political parties and the people from all walks of life took part in the janaza held around 11:15am.
Talking to reporters before the janaza, senior Awami League leader Tofail Ahmed recalled the contributions of Khoka to the country’s Liberation War.
He said Khoka was a nice and modest person. ‘We all have flaws in our lives, but Sadeque Hossain Khoka was an amicable person and a gentleman.’
BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed said Khoka was an acceptable politician to all. ‘He initiated the work on building a modern Dhaka. We pray to Allah for salvation of his departed soul.’
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