Sayed Abu Hossain

Sayed Abu Hossain (born 12 October 1956)[1] is a Jatiya Party (Ershad) politician and the incumbent Member of Parliament from Dhaka-4.

Sayed Abu Hossain
সৈয়দ আবু হোসেন
Member of Parliament
for Dhaka-4
Assumed office
2014
Preceded bySanjida Khanam
Personal details
Born (1956-10-12) 12 October 1956 (age 64)
Political partyJatiya Party (Ershad)

CareerEdit

Hossain was elected to Parliament from Dhaka-4 in 2014 as a Jatiya Party candidate.[2] The Bangladesh Awami League government withdrew its candidate in Dhaka-4 after reaching an agreement with Jatiya Party.[3] On 10 June 2015, his officer was attacked. Allegedly the attack was carried out by supporters of another Member of Parliament, Sanjida Khanom.[4] Hossain is a Presidium Member of the Jatiya Party.[5]

ControversyEdit

On 11 January 2016, Hossain was accused of assaulting the principal of Dholairparh School and College. He was involved in a dispute over the formation of the managing committee of Dholairparh School and College.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Constituency 177_11th_En". Bangladesh Parliament. Retrieved 25 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Sayed Abu Hossain History". Amarmp. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  3. ^ Wadud, Mushfique (2 January 2014). "Many AL men back independent Awlad against JaPa's Babla in Dhaka 4". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Attack on JP lawmaker Babla`s office". risingbd.com. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Say no to AL, BNP: Ershad". Prothom Alo. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Jatiya Party MP accused of assaulting headmaster of a school in Dhaka". bdnews24. Retrieved 1 August 2018.