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Comedic actor Anis Ahmed dies

DHAKA, Renowned comedic actor Anis Ahmed passed away at the age of 78 at his city's Tikatuli residence on Sunday night.

Anis is survived by his two daughters and a host of relatives and admirers to mourn his death.

Anis had a stroke on Monday night at his own house, which is located on Abhaydas Lane of Dhaka's Tikatuli, his soninlaw Alauddin Shimul told BSS.

Shimul said his fatherinlaw was buried at his native village's graveyard at Dagonbhuiyan Upazila under Feni district following three NamazeJanazas (funeral prayers) at Tikatuli Jame Mosque, Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC) and his Ballabpur village respectively.

Anis began acting in films in 1964. He had made cinemalovers laugh through

four decades of his acting career.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)