President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday expressed deep grief over the death of noted actor and theatre personality Mahmud Sajjad.
He breathed his last at Evercare Hospital in the capital this morning at the age of 73.
The President also prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
Sajjad was the elder brother of State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid MP.
He is survived by his wife Mamtaj Begum and sons Upal and Anjan.