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Justice Abdul Jabbar Khan’s 37th death anniversary today

After retirement, he joined politics and was elected president into the East Pakistan Muslim League in 1964. He afterwards combined the judiciary and has been created a High Court justice in the then East Pakistan. Abdul Jabbar Khan, also a former president of the East Pakistan Muslim League, died on April 23 in 1984 at his home at Gulshan in Dhaka, said a press release issued Thursday. Abdul Jabbar Khan afterwards became the speaker of the Pakistan national meeting in June 1965. He held the place till the promulgation of martial law in March 1969, according to the release. Even the 37th anniversary of the passing of Justice Abdul Jabbar Khan, a former speaker of the then Pakistan national meeting, will be observed with special prayer sessions today. He quit politics in 1969 and engaged himself in promoting education by establishing schools and madrassahs along with other social and welfare organisations. He had been born January 1, 1901 in his village house at Baherchar, Babuganj at B