Rezaul Karim Hira

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Rezaul Karim Hira
রেজাউল করিম হীরা
Minister of Housing and Public Works
Assumed office
7 January 2019
Preceded byMosharraf Hossain
Jatiya Sangsad member from Jamalpur-5
Assumed office
June 1996
Preceded bySirajul Haq
Personal details
Born (1942-12-01) 1 December 1942 (age 76)
Jamalpur District, Bengal Presidency, British India
Political partyBangladesh Awami League

Rezaul Karim Hira (born 1 December 1942) is a Bangladesh Awami League politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Jamalpur-5 since 1996, and is chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Land.[1][2][3] He was the Minister for Land in Sheikh Hasina's cabinet from 2009 to 2013.[4][5] He was appointed as the minister of housing and public works in January 2019.[6]


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  4. ^ "Profile Of Ministers". The Daily Star. 8 January 2009. Archived from the original on 21 January 2009.
  5. ^ Tusher, Hasan Jahid; Hasan, Rashidul; Bin Habib, Wasim (13 January 2014). "Many go, a few stay". The Daily Star. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  6. ^ "47-member new cabinet announced". The Daily Star. 2019-01-06. Retrieved 2019-01-08.