Ahsanul Haq Mollah

Ahsanul Haq Mollah (known as Pancha Mollah; died 12 December 2003)[1] was a Bangladesh Nationalist Party politician and a 4-term Jatiya Sangsad member representing the Kushtia-1 constituency.[2] He served as the State Minister of Post and Telecommunication in the Second Khaleda Cabinet during 2001–2003.[3][4]

Ahsanul Haq Mollah
আহসানুল হক মোল্লা
State Minister of Post and Telecommunication
In office
10 October 2001 – 23 May 2003
Member of Parliament
for Kushtia-1
In office
5 March 1991 – 12 December 2003
Preceded byMohammad Korban Ali
Succeeded byBachhu Mollah
Personal details
Died (aged 70)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Political partyBangladesh Nationalist Party
ChildrenBachhu Mollah

Suffering from liver cancer, Mollah was taken to Bumrungrad Hospital in Bangkok on 23 November 2003. He was later declared clinically dead and he died after his arrival in Dhaka on the way to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University.[1] His son, Bachhu Mollah, was later elected in a by-election for the vacant position of Jatiya Sangsad membership representing the Kushtia-1 constituency.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Former minister Ahsanul Haq Mollah dead". The Daily Star. 12 December 2003. Retrieved 2020-09-25.
  2. ^ "List of 8th Parliament Members". Bangladesh Parliament. Retrieved 2020-09-25.
  3. ^ "Bangladesh cabinet reshuffled". Gulf News. Retrieved 2020-09-25.
  4. ^ "Intra-party rivalry intensifies over ticket for Kushtia-1 by-polls". The Daily Star. 5 January 2004. Retrieved 2020-09-25.
  5. ^ "Another case against former Kushtia BNP MP". The Daily Star. 15 August 2007. Retrieved 17 October 2019.