Staff Correspondent

30 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Professor Pranesh Kumar Chowdhury, former head of English Department of Gurudayal Government College in Kishoreganj, passed away at his son’s house in the capital’s Segunbagicha area on Thursday. He was 81.

He left behind his wife, two sons, two daughters, numerous students, and a host of relatives and well wishers to mourn his death.

He was suffering from kidney related complications.

His last rituals were conducted in the Sabujbagh Crematorium in the capital.

A pall of gloom descended on his students and education fraternity in Kishoreganj when the news of his death spread.