Raasheed Mahmood, a professor of the Department of Anthropology at Dhaka University (DU), died from a stroke in Satkhira on Wednesday. He was 44.
DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman expressed profound shock at his death, said a press release.In a condolence message, the VC said, “Prof Raasheed Mahmood was a sincere teacher and researcher. Every teacher and student of the department respect him. Everyone will remember his great contribution to anthropology.”
The DU VC also prayed for the salvation of the departed soul and extended his sympathy to the bereaved family members.