Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the demise of noted journalist, columnist and writer Syed Abul Maksud.
In a message of condolence, the premier prayed for salvation of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family.
Syed Abul Maksud, who was taken to the Square Hospital in the city with respiratory problem, has announced dead this evening. He was 74.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)