Senior Journalist AKM Rashid Un Nabi (Babu) has passed away.He breathed his last at 9:00pm on Wednesday while undergoing treatment at BRB Hospital in the capital.
Rashid Un Nabi had been suffering from pancreatic cancer for long. He admitted to the hospital a few days ago as his health condition worsened.
Fariha Anika, the only daughter of Rashid, confirmed the death information.
During his 45-year journalistic career, he served many media houses including Dainik Bangla, Ajker Kagaj, Ittefaq, Samakal, Amar Desh, Jugantor, NTV, Chanel One, Inqilab and Weekly Purnima.
He also served as the editor of Sakaler Khobor. Lastly, he was the editor of daily Amar Din.
Mentionable, Rashid Un Nabi was senior member of Jatiya Press Club and Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ).