Moudud Ahmed

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Maudud Ahmed

Moudud Ahmed (May 24, 1940 – March 16, 2021) was a Bangladeshi politician. He was a member of the Jatiya Sangsad between 1979 until 1982, 1986 until 1996 and 2001 until 2006.

Ahmed was the Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 1988 to 1989 as part of General Ershad's Jatiyo's party. He was also the Minister of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs as part of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) of Begum Khaleda Zia's term between 2001 and 2006. In 2010 he became one of the leaders of the BNP.[1]

From 1989 until 1990, Ahmed was Vice President of Bangladesh during the final year of Hussain Muhammad Ershad presidency.

Ahmed was hospitalized for lung congestion and kidney problems in Singapore on February 1, 2021.[2] He died a month later on March 16, at the age of 80.[3]

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  1. "BNP Council 2009". Archived from the original on 3 April 2010. Retrieved 9 June 2010.
  2. Moudud’s condition deteriorating
  3. BNP leader Moudud dies