A. S. M. Feroz

A. S. M. Feroz (Bengali: আ. স. ম. ফিরোজ) is a Bangladesh Awami League politician, the incumbent Member of Parliament from Patuakhali-2, and chief whip of the parliament.[1]

A. S. M. Feroz
আ. স. ম. ফিরোজ
A. S. M. Feroz, October 2017.jpg
A. S. M. Feroz in October 2017
10th Chief Whip of the Bangladesh Parliament
Parliament SpeakerShirin Sharmin Chaudhury
Preceded byMd. Abdus Shahid
Succeeded byNoor-E-Alam Chowdhury Liton
Member of Parliament
Personal details
Born (1952-02-01) 1 February 1952 (age 69)
Political partyBangladesh Awami League
Alma materBrojomohun College

Early lifeEdit

Feroz was born on 1 February 1952.[2] He has a M.A. degree in history from Brojomohun College.[3] He is a veteran of the Bangladesh Liberation War.[4]

CareerEdit

Feroz was first elected to parliament in 1979 during the tenure of President and military strongman Ziaur Rahman. He joined the Bangladesh Awami League in 1986. He was elected to Parliament in 1986 as an independent candidate.[4] He was elected to Parliament from Patuakhali-2 in 2008 and 2014 as a candidate of the Bangladesh Awami League.[5] He served in the 9th Jatiya Sangsad as the whip and was appointed the chief whip in the 10th Jatiya Sangsad.[4][6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chowdhury, Kamran Reza (24 January 2014). "ASM Feroz appointed chief whip". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 8 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Constituency 112 Patuakhali-2". parliament.gov.bd. Bangladesh Parliament. Retrieved 18 February 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "A.S.M. Feroz Biography". Amar MP. Archived from the original on 9 November 2018. Retrieved 8 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ a b c "ASM Feroz made Chief Whip". bdnews24.com. 24 January 2014. Retrieved 8 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "A.S.M. Feroz History". Amar MP. Archived from the original on 9 November 2018. Retrieved 8 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "ASM Feroz made chief whip". The Daily Star. 24 January 2014. Retrieved 8 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)