Rashid Suhrawardy, the only son of former prime minister of erstwhile Pakistan Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy, passed away in London on February 7.
According to London Police Service, Suhrawardy was found dead at his residence, and the cause of his death could not be known immediately.
Ashequn Nabi Chowdhury, press minister of Bangladesh High Commission in London, made the disclosure in a press release yesterday.
The Bangladesh High Commission conveyed deep condolence to the bereaved family members and friends of the deceased, and said in the release that it would be updating all concerned about his burial arrangements.
Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury expressed profound sorrow at the death of Rashid Suhrawardy.
She prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family.