CHITTAGONG: Narayan Chowdhury, father of online news portal bdnews24.com Chittagong Bureau Chief Mintu Chowdhury, passed away at Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH) on Friday. He was 69.
Family sources said Narayan suffered a brain hemorrhage and admitted to ICU of the CMCH on January 11.He breathed his last at the hospital at around 10:15am on Friday. Narayan left behind wife, a son, a daughter and a host of relatives to mourn his death.
Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) Vice-President Shahidul Alam, Joint General Secretary Tapan Chakrabartya, Chittagong Press Club President Kalim Sarwar, General Secretary Suklal Das, Chittagong Union of Journalists (CUJ) President Reaz Hyder Chowdhury, General Secretary Mohammad Ali, Chittagong Journalist Housing Cooperative Society Chairman Swapan Mallick and General Secretary Hasan Ferdous conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family.