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Ex-health minister AFM Ruhal Haque’s wife dies

Ela Haque, wife of former Health Minister and member of Bangladesh Awami League Advisory Council Professor Dr AFM Ruhul Haque, passed away in a hospital in the capital on Wednesday night.

She breathed her last at Square Hospitals at around 9:45 pm while undergoing treatment.
Ruhal, Member of Parliament (MP) from Satkhira-3 constituency, confirmed the news through a status posted on his Facebook page.

She had been suffering from cancer for a long, the minister said.

Ela left behind her husband, a son, a daughter and a host of well wishers to mourn his death.

The first namaz-e-janaza of the minister’s wife was held in Dhaka.
She will be buried at the family graveyard at Nolta in Satkhira following the second namaz-e-janaza after Asr prayer.