Quader’s health improving

DHAKA, Mar 21, 2019 : Health condition of Obaidul Quader, Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister, is improving as he underwent a successful bypass surgery at Singapore’s Mount Elizabeth Hospital.

Quader, who is now at the ICU, will be shifted to a cabin in the middle of the next week, if the improving trend of his health continues, said Prof Dr Abu Nasar Rizvi, who is coordinating his treatment, according an official release today.

He said this while briefing the minister’s family members and others at the hospital lobby.

Lawmaker Aslamul Haque, Senior Secretary of Bridges Division, Secretary of Roads and Highways Md Nazrul Islam, Bangladesh High Commissioner to Singapore Mostafizur Rahman, leaders of Awami League and family members of Obaidul Quader were present.

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr Sibastin Kumar Samir, a member of the medical board, conducted Quader’s surgery yesterday.