Journalist Kazi Mamunul dies

11 January, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Kazi Mamunul Haq, economic editor of the defunct Bangladesh Observer, passed away at his Shantinagar residence on Tuesday night at the age of 72, reports UNB.

Haq breathed his last at 10:30 pm after suffering from different old age complications.

He left behind two daughters and a son and a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death.

Haq, also worked in Weekly Holiday, The Independent and The New Nation, was a permanent member of the Jatiya Press Club.

His daughter Kazi Farzana Haque, also a journalist by profession, has been working in the country’s leading news agency United News of Bangladesh (UNB) as a joint news editor.