Recitation artiste Farzana Islam dies of Covid-19

Cultural Correspondent | Published: 17:40, Apr 26,2021 | Updated: 23:09, Apr 26,2021


Farzana Islam Dina

Recitation artiste Farzana Islam Dina died of Covid-19 early Monday while undergoing treatment at a Dhaka hospital. She was 48.

Her husband Shahidul Islam Nazu confirmed the matter to New Age.

‘She died at about 3:00am while undergoing treatment at Japan Bangladesh Friendship Hospital in Dhaka. She tested positive for Covid-19 a week ago. She was also suffering from kidney disease and other health complications,’ said Shahidul.

Dina was buried at Azimpur graveyard on Monday after her namaz-e-janza at Dhaka University Central Mosque.

The artiste was the finance secretary of recitation troupe Katha Abritti Charcha Kendra. She is survived by her husband.

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