Swadhin Bangla Betar artist Motahar dies

15 August, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Motahar Hossain, a word soldier of Swadin Bangla Betar Kendra and also a senior programme presenter of Bangladesh Betar, died of lung infection at a hospital in the capital early on Friday. He was 72, reports BSS.

Motahar, also a valiant freedom fighter, breathed his last while undergoing treatment at Square Hospital around 1:30am as he was suffering from lung infection for last few days.

He left behind his wife, two sons, a daughter and a host of relatives to mourn his death.

State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of the veteran word soldier of Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra.