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I feel pain of losing a relative: Hanif Sanket

I feel pain of losing a relative: Hanif Sanket

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Ekushey Padak-winning folk music legend Fakir Alamgir passed away on Friday night. Noted personalities in the cultural arena of Bangladesh have shared their deep condolence and reminisce fond memories with the singer, ever since the news of his departure broke into the news. TV personality Hanif Sanket is among the front liners who paid tribute to the singer. 

 

Sharing his tribute, popular magazine show ‘Ityadi’ presenter Hanif Sanket, wrote on his official Facebook page, “The artiste of the masses Fakir Alamgir has passed away. I am feeling the pain of losing a relative after heard the news of the sudden demise of Fakir Alamgir bhai. He was filled with all the human qualities. I was quite alarmed at the news of his illness and I was also keeping my eyes on his updates. I spoke to Bhabhi two days ago and she informed me that he was a little stable.”

 

“He lost his battle against the deadly coronavirus. He has always played a leading role in various movements for the rights of the artistes, just as he has inspired people in various movements. In the cultural arena, he has always been by the side of everyone's happiness and sorrow. I have a lot of memories with him. I remember the memorable times when we attended many events together. I seek his forgiveness and extend my deepest condolences to the bereaved family”, the post added.
To note: Fakir Alamgir was laid to eternal rest on Saturday at the Taltola Graveyard, following a last namaz-e-janaza post-Zuhr at the Khilgaon Matir Mosque.