The father of army chief Lt Gen Abu Belal Muhammad Shafiul Huq and late DNCC mayor Annisul Huq, Shariful Huq, passed away on Wednesday.
He was 95.
He breathed his last at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) at 12 noon due to old-age complications.
Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) Official Emdadul Haque confirmed the news.
He left behind two sons, two daughters and a host of relatives to mourn his death.
His son Annisul Huq, former mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation, passed away on November 30 last year.
Family sources said Huq would be buried at Banani graveyard on Saturday after his two expatriate sons reach in Dhaka from the United States.
He was a former director of Bangladesh Ansar from where he retired in 1982.