Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of eminent playwright and director Mannan Hira.
In a condolence message, she said the nation will remember his unique contributions to the country’s drama field, including street drama movement.
Sheikh Hasina prayed for the salvation of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
Mannan, who received the Bangla Academy Award, passed away at a city hospital at 9pm on Wednesday.
Source: United News of Bangladesh