Ershad put on life support
Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad, now undergoing treatment at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) here, has been put on life support following deterioration of his condition.
Former Secretary General of Jatiya Party Ziauddin Bablu told media that the ailing party Chairman was placed on life support at about 4:15pm.
Meanwhile, Ershad's wife and party's Senior Co-chairman Rowshan Ershad sought doa of the country people for Ershad.
Earlier in the afternoon, Rowshan Ershad, also the Deputy leader of the opposition in the parliament, visited the hospital to see her husband.
Ershad, also the leader of the opposition in parliament, was admitted to the CMH on June 26 as his condition deteriorated.
The former military ruler has been suffering from various old age complications, including low haemoglobin and liver problem and high bilirubin.