ABM Zahidul Haq

ABM Zahidul Haq (Bengali: এবিএম জাহিদুল হক; died 13 September 2008) was a Bangladesh Nationalist Party politician and a Jatiya Sangsad member (MP) representing the Kishoreganj-1 constituency during 1991–1996.[1][2] He also served as the Deputy Minister of Shipping in the same period.[3][4] He founded Pakundia Adarsha Mohila College in 1993.[5][6]

ABM Zahidul Haq
এবিএম জাহিদুল হক
ABM Zahidul Haq.jpg
Deputy Minister of Shipping
In office
March 1991 – January 1996
Succeeded byDhirendra Debnath Shambhu
Member of Parliament
for Kishoreganj-1
In office
March 1991 – March 1996
Preceded byBazlul Karim Falu
Succeeded byA. K. M. Shamsul Haque
Personal details
BornPakundia Upazila
Died(2008-09-13)13 September 2008
Political partyBangladesh Nationalist Party

Personal lifeEdit

 
Pakundia Adarsha Mohila College, founded by ABM Zahidul Haq

ABM Zahidul Haq was born in a village called Narandi, which is located in Pakundia, Kishoreganj. He earned a good reputation in Pakundia and Hossainpur by establishing many educational institutions and improving the roads and bridges.[7] He was the founder of Pakundia Adarsha Mohila College, the first girls' degree college in Pakundia. He passed away on 13 September 2008 in Dhaka.[7]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of 5th Parliament Members". www.parliament.gov.bd. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  2. ^ "List of 6th Parliament Members". www.parliament.gov.bd. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  3. ^ "2 ministers back rival BNP factions in Kishoreganj-1". The Daily Star. 28 September 2006. Retrieved 20 August 2020.
  4. ^ "সাবেক আইন, বিচার ও নৌপরিবহন উপমন্ত্রী এবিএম জাহিদুল হকের স্মরণে আলোচনা সভা ও মিলাদ মাহফিল অনুষ্ঠিত". Alokito Kishoreganj (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 24 February 2020.
  5. ^ "পাকুন্দিয়া মহিলা ডিগ্রী কলেজ" [Pakundia Mohila Degree College]. Bangladesh National Portal (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 12 January 2021.
  6. ^ "College Details". National University, Bangladesh. Retrieved 15 July 2021.
  7. ^ a b "সাবেক উপ-মন্ত্রী এবিএম জাহিদুল হকের ৬ষ্ঠ মৃত্যুবার্ষিকী আজ". Shamolbangla24 (in Bengali). 13 September 2014. Retrieved 20 August 2020.