A condolence meeting and a prayer was arranged for late the Cllr & Community Activist Shahab Uddin Ahmed Belal on Sunday 18 February 2018 at the Children Education Centre, Christian Street, East London organised by the Bangladeshi Activist Forum (BAF). The meeting was chaired by Habib Ali Makhon and conducted by Abdul Malik Khukon. Quran recitation and prayer was led by former Cllr Noor Uddin Ahmed.
Shahab Uddin Ahmed Belal’s former colleagues talked about his contribution in community development, Labour Party, campaign against extremism and in journalism. Those who spoke at the condolence event were Shahab Uddin Ahmed Belal’s son Koyer Biplob, former MP Shofiqur Rahman Chowdhury, community leaders former Cllr Rajonuddin Jalal, former Cllr Helal Uddin Abbas, Cllr Abdul Mukith Chunnu MBE, Ansar Ahmed Ullah, former Cllr Fanu Miah, Cllr Abdul Asad, Cllr Khales Uddin Ahmed, former Cllr Nooruddin Ahmed, former Cllr Abdus Shukur, Sheikh Md Noor Qureshi, former Cllr Soyful Alom, Mohammed Siraj Jowardhar, former Cllr Doros Ullah, President of Bangabandhu Writer & Journalist Forum Batirul Haque Shorder, former Cllr Salim Ullah, former Cllr Syed Mizan, Chunnu Miah of Bangladesh Youth Movement, Lukman Uddin Ahmed, Bashir Uddin, cultural activist Mostafa Kamal Milon, Altaf Hussain Alta, Nirmul Committee’s Asst Secretary Jamal Khan, BASOD’s Goyasur Rahman, Nirmul Committee’s Vice Chair Matiar Chowdhury, former Cllr Badrul Alom, journalist Sarwar and former Cllr Motinuzzaman amongst others.