Abdul Jalil (politician)

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Abdul Jalil
আব্দুল জলিল
National Parliament
In office
Assumed office
January 6, 2009 (2009-01-06)
Personal details
Born Mohammad Abdul Jalil
(1939-01-21)21 January 1939[1]
Naogaon, British India
(now Bangladesh)
Died March 6, 2013(2013-03-06) (aged 74)[2]
Nationality Bangladeshi
Political party Bangladesh Awami League
Spouse(s) Fatema Jalil
Rehana Jalil (Married date:Unknown)
Children 4
Residence Dhaka, Bangladesh
Naogaon, Bangladesh
Alma mater University of Dhaka
Occupation Politician
Profession Businessman
Website Awami League

Mohammad Abdul Jalil (Bengali: মোহাম্মদ আব্দুল জলিল; 21 January 1939 – 6 March 2013) was a Bangladeshi politician. At the time of his death, he was a Member of Parliament for the Naogaon District.[2][3]


Jalil was a former minister of Bangladesh Government, a member of the Central Committee of Bangladesh Awami League and a member of the advisors council of Bangladesh Awami League.[4] He was the founding Chairman of Mercantile Bank Limited. He expressed his satisfaction at the achievement of the bank during 2002 and advised the executives and officers to come forward with new banking products and innovative ideas.[5]

In 2009, while in London, he criticised Sheikh Hasina.[6]


  1. ^ "Abdul Jalil". Mercantile Bank. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2013/03/06/abdul-jalil-is-dead
  3. ^ "9th Parliament Member's List". Parliament.gov.bd. Archived from the original on 27 December 2012. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  4. ^ Central Committee of Bangladesh Awami League Archived 2011-06-29 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ News for Abdul Jalil
  6. ^ "Abdul Jalil is dead". bdnews24.com. 6 March 2013. Retrieved 15 April 2013.