Mohammad Barkatullah, noted television personality and father of popular actress Bijori Barkatullah, died of coronavirus at a city hospital on Monday morning.
He was 77.e breathed his last at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Green Life Hospital at around 9:30am while undergoing treatment.
He left behind his wife, renowned dance artist Zeenat Barkatullah, and his two daughters — popular actor Bijori Barkatullah and Kajori Barkatullah
Earlier today, his daughter, actor and media personality Bijori Barkatullah, had posted on Facebook about Barkatullah being taken to the ICU of the hospital. According to her post, he was on ventilator and was diagnosed with Covid-19.
Apart from BTV, Mohammad Barkatullah, was also the head of Channel One and Banglavision.
Besides Corona, Barkatullah had other physical complications.