Abdur Rahman Biswas

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Abdur Rahman Biswas
11th President of Bangladesh
In office
10 October 1991 – 9 October 1996
Prime MinisterKhaleda Zia
Muhammad Habibur Rahman (Acting)
Hasina Wazed
Preceded byShahabuddin Ahmed (Acting)
Succeeded byShahabuddin Ahmed
Personal details
Born(1926-09-01)1 September 1926
Shaistabad, Barisal, Bengal Presidency, British India
(now in Bangladesh)[1][2]
Died3 November 2017(2017-11-03) (aged 91)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Political partyBangladesh Nationalist Party
Alma materUniversity of Dhaka

Abdur Rahman Biswas (1 September 1926 – 3 November 2017) was a Bangladeshi politician. He was the 11th President of Bangladesh during 1991 to 1996.[1]

Biswas died on 3 November 2017 at a hospital in Dhaka of respiratory failure, at the age of 91.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Helal Uddin Ahmed. "Banglapedia article on Abdur Rahman Biswas". Banglapedia. Archived from the original on 2008-12-11. Retrieved 2013-03-21. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Honourable President Abdur Rahman Biswas". Bangabhaban. Office of the President of Bangladesh. Archived from the original on 25 October 2016. Retrieved 25 October 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Former president Abdur Rahman Biswas dies". Dhaka Tribune. 3 November 2017.
  4. "Khaleda Zia mourns death of Abdur Rahman Biswas - Business News 24 BD".[permanent dead link]