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Happy birthday, Imdadul Haq Milon

Culture Desk     8 September, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Happy birthday, Imdadul Haq Milon

Today marks the 62nd birthday of noted novelist-playwright Imdadul Haq Milon.

On this day in 1955, he was born at his grandfather’s home at village Medinimondol in Bikrampur.

Love and well wishes from his fans, friends and family members from across the world pour in for the versatile writer on this auspicious occasion.

Imdadul Haq Milon is a renowned novelist and journalist. He is the editor of daily Kaler Kantho. He spent his childhood with his maternal grandmother.

He then moved to Gendaria in Dhaka. He wrote his first story Bondhu in 1973. Bangla Academy’s Uttaradhikar magazine published his first novel Jabojjibon.

He authored books on classic stories, historical writings, romantic stories and other genres. He has published over 150 books.

His ancestral home is at village Paisha under Louhajong police station in Munshiganj district. Gias Uddin Khan is his father and Anwara Begum is his mother.

As a litterateur, Milon’s popularity spreads over to West Bengal of India surpassing the boundaries of his motherland.