Language hero Zainul Abedin passes away

Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on March 10, 2017


Zainul Abedin

Language hero, renowned scriptwriter, senior journalist and National Press Club founding member Zainul Abedin died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medcial University Hospital on Thursday evening.
His Namaz-e-Janaza would be held at the National Press Club at 9:00am today, said a text sent by Press club president Muhammad Shafiqur Rahman and general secretary Farida Yasmin.
The octogenarian journalist and screen-play writer of many famous films was admitted to the hospital on February 20 with various complications including breathing and chronic liver problems.