Abdus Salam (politician)

Abdus Salam (1942 – 17 March 2011) is a Jatiya Party (Ershad) politician and the former member of parliament of the then Jamalpur-7 and Sherpur-2.[1]

Abdus Salam
Member of Bangladesh Parliament
Personal details
Died17 March 2011
Political partyJatiya Party (Ershad)

Early lifeEdit

Abdus Salam was born 1942 in Sherpur.[2]


Abdus Salam started teaching in Sunamganj and Ashek Mahmud College in Jamalpur. He was the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs during the tenure of President Ziaur Rahman and Sattar, and the Minister of Agriculture during the tenure of Hussain Muhammad Ershad in 1986.

He was elected to parliament from the then Jamalpur-7 as a Bangladesh Nationalist Party candidate in 1979.[1] He was elected to parliament from Sherpur-2 as a Jatiya Party candidate in 1986 and 1988.[3][4]


Abdus Salam died on 17 March 2011.[2]


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  2. ^ a b নালিতাবাড়ীতে সাবেক মন্ত্রী অধ্যাপক আব্দুস সালামের স্মরণ সভা (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 2020-07-23. Retrieved 2020-07-23.
  3. ^ ""List of 3rd Parliament Members"" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament. Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  4. ^ ""List of 4th Parliament Members"" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 9 April 2020.