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Journalists pay tributes to Golam Sarwar

Sun Online Desk     16th August, 2018 02:16:51 printer

Journalists pay tributes to Golam Sarwar


Journalists paid their tributes to Samakal Editor Golam Sarwar, who died at a Singapore hospital on Monday night, at Jatiya Press Club in the capital on Thursday.


His last janaza was held there after Zohr prayers. 


Earliar, people from all walks of life were paid their  last tributes to Golam Sarwar at Central Shaheed Minar in the city.


The body of renowned journalist Sarwar, also the president of Editors’ Council, was taken to the Shaheed Minar around 10 am on Thursday enabling people to pay their last respects to him.


Finally, he will be buried at Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals’ Graveyard after Asr prayers on Thursday.


Earlier, his body was taken to his workplace at Tejgaon Industrial area around 9 am where his colleagues paid last respects to their late editor and his third namaz-e-janaza was held at the field of Bangladesh University of Textiles adjacent to Samakal office.


Sarwar breathed his last around 9:25 pm (BST) on Monday while undergoing treatment at Singapore General Hospital for various diseases at the age of 75, reports UNB.