Former mayor of Rangpur City Corporation Sharfuddin Ahmed Jhantu has passed away at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).
Jhantu breathed his last around 3:30am on Sunday.
He suffered a stroke on January 31and was admitted to a hospital in Rangpur. Doctors subsequently referred him to shift to Dhaka.
Sharfuddin Ahmed Jhantu, also an advisor of Rangpur AL, was elected as the first mayor of Rangpur City Corporation held on December 20, 2012.