Obaidul Quader on the way home

Bangla Tribune Report
Published : 18:06, May 15, 2019 | Updated : 18:16, May 15, 2019

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader. FOCUS BANGLA/File PhotoRoad Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader is on his way back home after cardiac treatment in Singapore for more than two months.

The minister’s public relation officer confirmed Bangla Tribune.

A Biman flight, carrying him, took off from the Singapore airport at 2pm local time and expected to land here at 6pm, said, Abu Naser Rizvi, deputy principal officer at Road Transport and Bridges Ministry.

Qauder, also the general secretary of Awami League, was initially admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) hospital on Mar 3 following breathing complications.

Tests revealed three blockages in his coronary artery. He was flown to Singapore’s Mount Elizabeth Hospital the next day.

The senior ruling party leader underwent a bypass surgery there on Mar 20.