Qamrul Islam

Qamrul Islam is a Bangladesh Awami League politician. He is the incumbent Jatiya Sangsad member representing the Dhaka-2 constituency since 2008,[1][2] and a former Minister of Food from 2014 to 2018.[3][4]

Qamrul Islam
Minister of Food
In office
19 June 2016 – 6 January 2019
Preceded byNuruzzaman Ahmed
Succeeded bySadhan Chandra Majumder
Member of Parliament
for Dhaka-2
Assumed office
Preceded byAbdul Mannan
Personal details
Political partyBangladesh Awami League

Islam was the state minister of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs in the Second Hasina Cabinet.[5]

Islam was convicted on contempt of court charges in 2016.[6][7][8]


  1. ^ Shaikh, Emran Hossain (2 April 2018). "EC demarcation: Dhaka-2 constituency to be split in three". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  2. ^ "List of 11th Parliament Members". Bangladesh Parliament. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  3. ^ মাননীয় মন্ত্রীগণ [Honorable Ministers]. Cabinet Division (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 2014-06-11. Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  4. ^ Adhikary, Tuhin Shubhra; Bhattacharjee, Partha Pratim (7 January 2019). "Hasina axes heavyweights". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  5. ^ "Honorable State Minister". Law and Justice Division. Archived from the original on 2017-10-08. Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  6. ^ "Bangladesh ministers Qamrul, Mozammel do not need to resign over contempt of oath, law minister says". Retrieved 2016-09-14.
  7. ^ "Writ challenges holding posts by 2 ministers". The Daily Star. 5 September 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-14.
  8. ^ "Anisul: Qamrul, Mozammel need not to resign". Dhaka Tribune. 7 September 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-14.