Monday, 24 January, 2022

Death anniversary

Today is the second death anniversary of AFM Obaidur Rahman, father of daily Dhaka Times and weekly Saptahik Ei Somoy Editor Arifur Rahman Dolon, said a press release.

To mark the day, a doa mahfil has been arranged on Munshibari Jame Mosque premises of his village home at Kamargram under Alfadanga upazila in Faridpur district.

Besides, Qur’an Khatam and doa mahfil will also be held at Alfadanga, Boalmari, Modhukhali upazilas in the district. Foods will be distributed among the orphans there, the press release added.

AFM Obaidur Rahman was a retired senior principal officer in Rupali Bank.

He was involved in voluntary organisation Kanchon Munshi Foundation as advisor and also a patron of Begum Shahanara Academy where children are taught free of cost.

AFM Obaidur Rahman died on December 30, 2019 at the age of 69.