Mozammel condoles death of Satyapria Mohathero

DHAKA Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel

Haque today expressed profound shock at the death of 'Ekushey Padak' winner

and principal of the Buddhist Temple in Ramu Satyapriya Mohathero.

In a condolence message, the minister also prayed for salvation of the

departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.

Mohathero, also was a leading Buddhist religious leader in the country,

died today while undergoing treatment at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical

University (BSMMU) at the age of 89.

Satyapriya was born in Ramu of Cox's Bazar district on June 10, 1930.

Earlier, he was known as Bidhu Bhushan Barua. His father's name is late

Harakumar Barua and mother Premmoye Barua.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)