Senior Editorial Assistant of daily Kaler Kantho M Kamal Uddin passed away on Wednesday. He was 62.
He breathed his last at 6 am in the morning while undergoing treatment at a city hospital.
He left behind his wife, a son and a daughter and many welwishers to mourn his death.
His First Namaz-e-janaza was held after the johr prayer at National Press Club. The second namaz-e-janaza will be held on the premises of East West Media Group complex in Bashundhara residential area at 3pm.
He was a permanent member of the National Press Club and had played significant roles as a leader of Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ).