Language hero, renowned scriptwriter, senior journalist and National Press Club founding member Zainul Abedin died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medcial University Hospital on Thursday evening.
His Namaz-e-Janaza would be held at the National Press Club at 9:00am today, said a text sent by Press club president Muhammad Shafiqur Rahman and general secretary Farida Yasmin.
The octogenarian journalist and screen-play writer of many famous films was admitted to the hospital on February 20 with various complications including breathing and chronic liver problems.
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