Gouripur (Mymensingh): Doctor Abdul Mannan, renowned physician, a great social worker, politician, died of cardiac arrest at his residence, mid-town in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh district on Saturday (27 Oct.) night (11:45 pm) at the age of 92. He was one of the winners of Birangana Sakhina (B.S.) Silver Pen Awards- 2014 for contributions in the field of social service and received the award on November 7, 2016.
People from all walks of life, elite persons, political leaders, journalists, poets , educationalists, and NGO officials has expressed a deep sense of sorrow and grief over the death of Dr. Abdul Mannan, former Chairman of Gouripur Municipality, who is called a doctor of poor people. They said the vacuum created by Mannan’s death could not be filled and that he always worked for supremacy of the poor patients
He was buried at the native Graveyard of Gouripur town following a namaz-e-janaza held at Gouripur Stadium at 4:50 pm. with full of ground on Sunday.
AL MP aspirant Principal A.K.M Abdur Rafique described Dr. Abdul Mannan as a kind-hearted person who fought and championed the cause of the poor and the downtrodden, especially in social service. “The void created by his death can never be filled,” he added.
AL MP aspirant in Mymensingh-3 constituency (Gouripur) , Organising Secretary of district AL Krishibid Dr. Shameul Alam Liton paid rich tributes to the social services of Dr. Abdul Mannan and said his services for help and humanity cannot be forgotten.
Mayor of Gouripur Pourashava Syed Rafiqul Islam, Upazila Chairman Ahmed Tayebur Rahman Hiron , a nomination aspirant for Mp in Mymensingh-3(Gouripur), former upazila chairman Ali Ahmed Khan Salvi, Organising Secretary of district AL and former district Chhatra League General Secretary Sharif Hasan Anu, Central leader Murshedujjaman Selim also expressed their deep shock at the death of Dr. Abdul Mannan.
October 29, 2018