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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