Shakib Al Hasan’s maternal grandfather Sulaiman Bishash (80) passed away yesterday(Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un). He has been suffering from diabetes and renal complications due to old age for long. Shakib went to Magura Friday night to see his beloved grandfather for the last time. He has also participated in his ‘Zanaza’ today. [Watch Video Clip: Shakib treating Shoaib Akhter like a ‘local bowler’]
During the ‘zanaza’ occurred in the local ‘Madrasa’ field, Shakib gave his speech praying for the eternal peace for his grandfather, he could not hold his emotions at that moment. Shakib begged towards everybody to pray for his departed soul. Later he was buried in the family graveyard.
Today’s star all rounder Shakib spent his greater part of childhood in his grandfather’s house. He used to tell the contributions of his grandparents behind rising as a cricketer many times.