Noted TV producer Mohammad Barkatullah, father of actress Bijori Barkatullah, died of coronavirus at a hospital in the capital on Monday.
He was 76.He passed away at 09:30am while undergoing treatment at Green Life Medical College and Hospital, family sources said.
Barkatullah is survived by wife Zeenat Barkatullah and two daughters- Bijori Barkatullah and Kajori Barkatullah.
Barkatullah was a notable producer of Bangladesh Television (BTV). His famous works include BTV’s drama serials-Kothao Keu Nei, Shokal Shondha, Dhakay Thaki and Nokkhotrer Raat. He also served as the head of Channel One and Banglavision.