Senior journalist AKM Rashid Un Nabi passed away on Wednesday night at a hospital in the capital. He was 64.
Confirming the matter Jatiya Press Club president Saiful Alam told New Age that the veteran journalist breathed his last at 8:25 pm at the BRB Hospitals Ltd in the capital.
He said that Rashid was suffering from pancreatic cancer in the last few years.
During his 45-year journalistic career, he served many media houses, including now-defunct Dainik Bangla, Daily Ajker Kagaj, Daily Ittefaq, Daily Samakal, Daily Amar Desh, Daily Jugantor, NTV, Chanel One, Daily Inqilab and Weekly Purnima.
Saiful said that Rashid will be buried at his family graveyard at Maltinagar in Bogura.
Rashid was a permanent member of the Jatiya Press Club.
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