Full name: Zunaid Ahmed Palak
Birth date: May 27, 1980
Birth place: Singra, Natore, Bangladesh
Education: National University
Occupation: Politician, Lawyer
Years active: 2008-present
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.70 m)
Spouse (s): Arifa Jesmin Konika
Zodiac sign: Gemini
Zunaid Ahmed Palak is a Bangladeshi politician and lawyer who is the youngest parliament member of National Assembly of Bangladesh. He is the state minister of ICT Division of Post and Telecommunication ministry of Bangladesh. Palak already proved his talent in developing ICT sector of Bangladesh under the advice of Sajeeb Wazed Joy, IT advisor of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. World Economic Forum listed him as a young global leader for his astute leadership in regard to developing the country.
Zunaid Ahmed Palak Early Life:
Zunaid Ahmed Palak was born on May 27, 1980, at Singra, Natore, Bangladesh to Faiz Uddin Ahmed and Zamila Ahmed. He passed SSC from Damdama High School in 1995 and HSC from Rajshahi Old Degree College in 1997. Then Palak enrolled at Dhaka College and completed graduation in Political Science. He achieved L.L.B. degree from the National University of Bangladesh. After completing L.L.B., Palak joined in the Bangladesh Supreme court as a lawyer.
Palak Political Career:
Zunaid Ahmed Palak was so passionate about politics at early life who joined in a major political party of the country Bangladesh Awami League at 20, following his father footsteps. He kicked off the political journey joining in the Bangladesh Student League, the student wing of Bangladesh Awami League. At the age 18, just after completing HSC, she became VP of the Gol-e-Afroze Govt. College.
Only at 28, Zunaid Ahmed Palak in pursuing nomination form Bangladesh Awami League took place with supporters and workers from Singra, Natore in front Sheikh Hasina’s residence. Securities requested them to go out but Zunaid declared to stay here until getting the nomination, later securities were forced to baton on them to move from here.
The two senior leaders discussed with the party president Sheikh Hasina about the issue, they let him know that party’s head will consider the matter eventually he got the nomination and never looked behind in political career.
Zunaid Ahmed Palak married Arifa Jesmin Konika. The couple has three children named Apurbo, Arjon, Anirban.