Popular Bangladeshi political figure who became a Chairperson of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party in 2009. He has been a strong advocate for the economically impoverished and has tirelessly worked to champion the plight of those people living in rural areas.
He studied at the University of Dhaka before making his first jump into politics in 1993.
He lived in exile in London after being charged with human rights crimes.
He and his wife, Zubaida Rahman, have a daughter named Zaima.
He is the oldest son of former Bangladesh President Ziaur Rahman.