Noted economist professor Rehman Sobhan’s younger brother Naveed Sobhan, a housing finance specialist, passed away on Thursday. He was 59.
Naveed Sobhan breath his last at the Yale General Hospital in Connecticut, USA, according to a press release issued on Saturday.
Late Naveed Sobhan, son of late Khondakar Fazle Sobhan, was also younger brother of Farooq Sobhan, president of Bangladesh Enterprise Institute, and uncle of Dhaka Tribune editor Zafar Sobhan.
Naveed left behind his wife Rumana and son Kamran.
His namaz-e-janaza was held at Berlin mosque in Berlin, Connecticut on Saturday after Zohr prayers, and he was buried at the Muslim Cemetery in Cheshire, Connecticut.
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