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Latifur Rahman

Latifur Rahman
লতিফুর রহমান
Prime Minister of Bangladesh
In office
15 July 2001 – 10 October 2001
President Shahabuddin Ahmed
Preceded by Hasina Wazed
Succeeded by Khaleda Zia
Personal details
Born (1936-03-01) 1 March 1936 (age 78)
Jessore, Bengal Presidency, British India
(now in Bangladesh)
Political party Independent
Religion Sunni Islam

Latifur Rahman (Bengali: লতিফুর রহমান) was the Chief Justice and the Chief Adviser of Bangladesh.[1] He was born in Jessore on 1 March 1936. In 1979 he became the Justice as temporary basis in the High Court Division in Bangladesh. In 1981 he became the permanent Justice in the same court division. On 15 January 1991 he became the Justice of Appleate Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He became the Chief Justice on 1 January 2000. He took retirement on 28 February 2001. He was the chief adviser of the 2001 (15 July 2001 to 10 October 2001) caretaker government which oversaw the eighth parliamentary election in Bangladesh.


  • তত্ত্বাবধায়ক সরকারের দিনগুলি ও আমার কথা. বিচারপতি লতিফুর রহমান. আয়েশা রহমান (মল্লিক ব্রাদার্স), ঢাকা, ২০০৩, পৃষ্ঠা-৩৪৪ মূল্য- ২৫০.০০ টাকা
  • Tattabadhayak Sarkarer Dinguli O Amar Katha (The Days of the Caretaker Government and My Account) by Latifur Rahman 2004


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Political offices
Preceded by
Hasina Wazed
Prime Minister of Bangladesh

Succeeded by
Khaleda Zia
Preceded by
Abdus Samad Azad
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Succeeded by
Badruddoza Chowdhury

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