Syeda Zohra Tajuddin
|Syeda Zohra Tajuddin
সৈয়দা জোহরা তাজউদ্দীন
24 December 1932|
Bengal Presidency, British India
|Died||20 December 2013
|Alma mater||University of Dhaka|
|Political party||Awami League|
Syeda Zohra Tajuddin (December 24, 1932 – December 20, 2013) was a Bangladeshi politician. She was a prominent leader of the Awami League party and served as its president from 1980 to 1981. She was also the wife of the first prime minister Tajuddin Ahmad.
She was born on 24 December 1932. She studied Social science in Dhaka University. She married Tajuddin Ahmad in 1959. She kept the Awami league together after the 1975 coup that led the assassination of the president of Bangladesh and Awami League Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and her husband Tajuddin Ahmad and other high ranking Awami League politicians. She reorganized Awami League after being elected its convenor in 1977. She remained a presidum member of Awami League for the rest of her life. She died on 20 December 2013.
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