Journalist Kazi Mamunul Haq dies | 2018-01-10 |

Journalist Kazi Mamunul Haq dies

Sun Online Desk     10th January, 2018 12:19:55 printer

Journalist Kazi Mamunul Haq dies

Kazi Mamunul Haq, economic editor of the now defunct the Bangladesh Observer, passed away at his Shantinagar residence on Tuesday night.


He was 72.


Haq breathed his last at 10:30 pm after sufferings from different old age complications.


He left behind two daughters and a son and a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death.


The body of the veteran journalist is being taken to his ancestral home in Feni where he will be laid to eternal rest following a namaz-e-janaza after Zohr prayers.


Haq, also worked in Weekly Holiday, The Independent and The New Nation, was a permanent member of the Jatiya Press Club.


His daughter Kazi Farzana Haque, also a journalist by profession, has been working in the country's leading news agency United News of Bangladesh (UNB) as a joint news editor.