Retired veterinarian and social worker Abdul Quddus of Kaitara village in Subidpur union of Faridganj upazila of Chandpur has died. He passed away at 7 am on Monday, September 7, Bangladesh time while undergoing treatment in the United States (Inna …. Rajyun).
He was 80 years old at the time of his death. He was suffering from various complex diseases including shortness of breath for a long time. He is survived by his wife, two sons and four daughters.
In his working life he retired as a veterinarian in 1989. After retirement, he associated himself with various social and religious organizations in his area. One of which is the traditional Tora Hafezia Madrasa and Orphanage Complex building in Munsirhat Bazar of Faridganj Upazila. He came forward to start a new venture when the institution was on the verge of closing down due to various complications for decades. He was the head of the organization for a long time in the role of guardian of orphans.
He also donated a few hundred acres of land in the yard of his house and established the Kaitara Munshi Bari Jame Mosque in a modern building.
Meanwhile, Hafez Maulana Junaidul Haque Nakshebandi, President of Tora Hafezia Madrasa and Orphanage Complex of Ghania Sayedia Durbar Sharif, President of Subidpur West Union Awami League and Tora Hafezia Madrasa and Etim Bach expressed deep grief over the death of Dr. AH Quddus. Faridganj Upazila Assistant Animal Resources Officer, a longtime colleague of the late. Md. Helal.
Funeral services and burial are scheduled for Tuesday, September 8, in New York City, USA.
Correspondent : AB Siddik, September 07, 2020