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Speaker Shirin Sharmin admitted to Singapore hospital for treatment

by June 3, 2016 General

The Parliament Secretariat released a media media on Friday saying she left Dhaka for southeast Asian city state on Thursday night.

She is expected to return on June 10, it said.

Parliament Secretariat official Sadrul Ahmed Khan said she was admitted to the Kent Ridge Wing of the hospital.

Chief Whip ASM Feroz, Whip Iqbalur Rahim, Parliament Secretariat Secretary Abdur Rob Howlader, among others, saw her off at Shahjalal International Airport.

Chaudhury was admitted to Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka on May 28 with complications over high blood pressure.

She chaired Thursday’s session when Finance Minister AMA Muhith presented the budget for 2016-17 fiscal year.

She left at the Asr prayers break and did not return.