PM’s assistance sought for litterateur’s treatment

Spouse of a noted litterateur Rahim Shah, Khurshida Jahan today sought assistance of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for better treatment of her husband.

Rahim Shah became paralyzed due to a brain stork on October 12 this year.

Khurshida said, "He (Rahim) is only earner of the family while their two sons are studying,"

The doctor advised the family members of Rahim Shah to take him abroad for better treatment, she added.

Rahim Shah got a number of prizes as recognition to his works, including Agrani Bank- Bangladesh Shishu Academy Shishu Sahitya Puraskar, Poet Abu Zafar Obaidullah Smriti Shishu Sahitya Puraskar, Atish Dipanker Sreegyan Gold Medal and Pallikabi Jasim Uddin Smirity Puraskar.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)