Over 100 SC lawyers die in 2020
Published : Saturday, 16 January, 2021 at 11:38 PM Count : 269
Coronavirus pandemic and other several causes have took lives of more than 100 Supreme Court lawyers in 2020.
Among them, eminent jurist and attorney general Mahbubey Alam and veteran lawyer and former attorney general Barrister Rafique-ul Huq were mentionable, Supreme Court (SC) Bar Association sources said.
Sources added that retired Justices Mizanur Rahman Bhuiyan, lawyer Ahmed Ali, Fazilatunnesa Bappi and Ali Hossain died in January.
ABM Nurul Islam, Md Rahmat Ali, Abul Kalam, Md Shahidullah, Md Amirul Islam and Golam Morshed died in February.
Coronavirus infection was identified on March 8, 2020 in Bangladesh.
Supreme Court lawyer Mohammad Ismail, Md Sanaullah Miah, Dolowar Hossain Sarkar, Md Abdur Rahim Khan and Syed Abdus Salam died in March.
Ziaur Rahman, Mujibur Rahman Miah, Sheikh Moniruzzaman and Md Faruq Ahmed Siddique died in April while Mamataj Begum, ABM Badruddaulah, Md Abdul Wadud, Shah Alam Sarkar, Sanchita Saha, Shahid Ullah Sheikh, Maqbul Hossain, Abul Kashem Chowdhury, Md Fazlul Karim, Md Zahirul Islam, Md Abdus Sattar, AH Abdur Rahman Chowdhury and SM Zahidur Rahman breathed their last in May.
MAK Golam Mohiuddin, MB Taj Mohammad, Mohiuddin Ahmed, Abdul Latif Paloan, Md Rezaul Karim Helal, Abdul Mannan, Md Osman Gani, Md Idrisur Rahman, Matiur Rahman, Abu Bakar Siddique, Ekramuzzaman, Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan, Sayedul Haque, Liaquat Ali, Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan and Abu Jafar Md Mohiuddin died in the month of June.
AYM Nazimul Alam, former home minister Sahara Khatun, SM Imdadur Rahman, Syed Matiul Islam, Md Ekramul Haque, Md Abul Harun, Dewan Sharif Uddin, Md Ali Hossain Sohel, Dr Md Enamul Haque, Md Iqbal Hossain, Azizur Rahman, Khaleda Sarkar and Md Wajidul Islam died in July.
SM Nurul Haque, MA Mannan, Neyamat Ullah, Abdul Latif Miah, Md Abdul Majid, MA Khalek, former lawmaker (Cumilla) ATM Alamgir, Md Habibur Rahman Shawkat, Ahmed Hossain, Kazi Siratun Nabi, Md Mir Hossain, Md Sharif Hossain and Md Moyez Uddin died in August.
Attorney General Mahbubey Alam, Mansur Hossain, Md Mizanur Rahman Mollah, Md Abdul Halim, Abul Kalam Mainuddin, Md Nurul Hossain, AKM Salauddin Kabir, Md Matiur Rahman, Siraj Uddin Ahmed, Snehashish Samaddar, Asif Imtiaz Khan and Md Aftab Ali died in September.
Former attorney general barrister Rafique-ul Huq, Ansar Ali Sheikh, Md Abdur Rezzak Miah, Kazi Sajawar Hossain, Md Anisuzzaman, AKM Khaleq, Newaz Faraji, Rafiqul Islam Khandaker, Asif Ahmed Murad, Kazi Rakibul Islam, Md Ayat Ali Patwari, Md Abdus Sohid Chowdhury, Fakir Delwar Hossain, Mohammad Moslem Uddin, Nazmul Haque Shah Chowdhury, Md Mujibul Haque Munshi and Md Hafiz-ur-Rahman died in October.
Md Enamul Haque Khan, Khaleda Panna, Enayet Hossain Khan, Md Zahid Hossain, retired Col. Shawkat Ali, Md Monirul Islam, Abdul Qayyum, Md Nazmul Haque and Md Solaiman Hossain died in November.
Retired Justice Abu Saeed Ahmed, Md Rafiqul Islam, Md Abdul Awal Miah and Md Osman Gani died in the month of December.