Journalist Abu Bakar Chowdhury dies

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 13:35, Jan 15,2019


Journalist Abu Bakar Chowdhury. -- UNB photo

Journalist Abu Bakar Chowdhury, acting editor of Dainik Manobkantha, passed away at a private hospital in the capital early Tuesday. He was 54.

Abu Bakar suffered a heart attack early morning and was admitted at Ibne Sina Hospital where he breathed his last at around 5:15am.

His namaj-e-janaza will be held after Zohr prayer at Taqwa Mosque in Dhanmondi.

Meanwhile, Islamic University Journalists Association expressed profound shock at the death of the journalist.

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