Senior Correspondent: Professor Muzaffer Ahmed, president of Bangladesh National Awami Party (NAP) and an adviser to the war-time Bangladesh government, has died. He was 97.
He breathed his last at the city's Apollo Hospitals around 7:49pm on Friday.
He was on life support at the hospital for the last few days.
Muzaffer was admitted to the hospital on 14 August due to old age complications, says NAP general secretary Ismail Hossain.
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