DIU VC Prof Mohsin passes away

Metro Desk

23 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

DIU VC Prof Mohsin passes away

Dhaka International University (DIU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md KM Mohsin passed away in a hospital in Dhaka on Monday. He was 84.

He left behind two sons and daughters and a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death, says a press release.

Prof Dr Mohsin was the former professor of the History Department of Dhaka University (DU) and also the former member of UGC.

He was also the president of Bangladesh Academy of History.

He was laid to eternal rest at Mirpur Shaheed Intellectuals’ Graveyard following his two namaz-e-janazas at Uttara Jame Mosque and Dhaka University Central Mosque.

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Prof Dr Kazi Shahidullah, DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman expressed profound shock at his death.

They also prayed for the salvation of the departed soul and extended their deep sympathy to the bereaved family members, the release added.