UPL founder Mohiuddin Ahmed dies

Sun Online Desk

22nd June, 2021 10:47:20 AM printer

UPL founder Mohiuddin Ahmed dies

The pioneer publisher and director of The University Press Limited (UPL) Mohiuddin Ahmed died early Tuesday. He was 77.

He breathed his last at 12:59am.

His daughter and the director of UPL, Mahrukh Mohiuddin, confirmed this on Facebook.

"He has been a brave survivor of Parkinson's disease for nearly 20 years, fought a strong battle with Covid and survived", the post added.

His namaaz-e-janaza will be held at Gulshan Azad mosque after Zuhr prayers on Tuesday.

He was born in 1944 at Parashuram in Feni. His father was a high-ranking officer in the British Indian Postal Service.