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Sahara Khatun to be taken to Bangkok Monday

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Published: 13:30, 3 July 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020
Sahara Khatun to be taken to Bangkok Monday

Awami League presidium member, also former home minister Sahara Khatun will be taken to Bangkok of Thailand on Monday for advance treatment. She will be admitted to Bumrungrad Hospital there.

Mujibor Rahman, personal secretary to Sahara Khatun confirmed this to risingbd Friday (June 3) evening.

He said all preparations have been taken to take Sahara Khatun to Bangkok. She will be taken there by air ambulance at 8:00pm on Monday.

Sahara Khatun has currently been undergoing treatment at the capital’s United Hospital. She has been put on ventilation support at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in the hospital.

Sahara Khatun was born in Kurmitola, Dhaka on March 1 in 1943. His father’s name is Abdul Aziz while mother is Turzan Nesa. Sahara Khatun has been elected as Member of Parliament (MP) from Dhaka-18 constituency for three terms. She served as the home minister and later the post and telecommunication minister in the 2008 Sheikh Hasina-led cabinet.