Tahura Ali

Tahura Ali is a Bangladesh Awami League politician and a former Member of Parliament.[1]

Tahura Ali
তহুরা আলী
NationalityBangladeshi
Alma materUniversity of Chittagong
Occupationpolitician
Political partyBangladesh Awami League
Spouse(s)Mohammad Ali
ChildrenMeher Afroz Shaon
Maheen Afroz Shinjon

Early lifeEdit

Ali completed her masters and bachelors from the University of Chittagong in chemistry in 1987. Ali is the director of finance of Citizen Cables limited. She was also a lecturer at Habibullah Bahar University College.[2]

CareerEdit

Ali served in the 9th parliament of Bangladesh and was a Member of Standing Committee on Ministry of Commerce in Parliament.[3] She served in the parliament from 1996 to 2001 and was elected again from Jamalpur for a second term.[2] In 2009, she was selected for a position in the reserved seats for women in Bangladesh parliament.[4]

Personal lifeEdit

Ali is married to Mohammad Ali. Her daughter, Meher Afroz Shaon is an actress.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FINAL LIST OF PARTICIPANTS" (PDF). unesco.org. Retrieved 20 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "Citizen Cable". citizencable.com. Retrieved 20 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Constituency 319". parliament.gov.bd. Retrieved 20 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "45 women MPs-elect sworn in". The Daily Star. 30 March 2009. Retrieved 20 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Shaon, sons hang out at Nuhash Palli". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 20 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)