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Obaidul Quader to return home Wednesday

Obaidul Quader to return home Wednesday

Road, Transport and Bridges Minister and Bangladesh Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader, who was undergoing treatment in Singapore, will return home on Wednesday (May 15). He will return home by a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, local media reported citing public relations officer of Bridges Department.

The Minister talked to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina over phone in the morning (Singapore time) today.

Qauder was initially admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) hospital on Mar 3 following breathing complications. Tests revealed three blockages in his coronary artery. He was flown to Singapore the next day for treatment.

The Minister underwent a bypass surgery on Mar 20.