Awami League MP from Sirajganj-6 constituency and freedom fighter Hasibur Rahman Swapan has passed away. He was 66.
He breathed his last at a hospital in Turkey early Thursday at around 3.15 am ,Swapan’s Personal Assistant and Shahjadpur upazila Juba League’s Convener Ashikur Rahman Dinar said.
Swapon was first elected to Jatiya Sangsad as a member of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party representing the now-defunct Sirajganj-7 constituency. He lost the position when he switched to Awami League party in 1998.
He was later elected to the parliament from Sirajganj-6 on 5 January 2014 as an Awami League candidate. He was also elected from this constituency in 2018.
He left behind wife, three daughters and a host of relatives and admirers to mourn his death.