Government Policy

President mourns death of veteran journalist Hussain-Uz-Zaman

DHAKA, April, 11, 2017 (BSS) - President M Abdul Hamid today expressed profound shock at the death of veteran journalist Hussain-Uz-Zaman Chowdhury,former managing director (MD) and chief editor of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS).

In a condolence message, the President prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul of the veteran journalist and conveyed sympathy to the bereaved family members.

President Hamid said, "The loss at the death of Hussain-Uz-Zaman is really irreparable . . . People would remember his contributions to the country's journalism for long with respect."

Hussain-Uz-Zaman died of respiratory and cardiovascular ailments in capital's Anwar Khan Modern Hospital in the early hours of today at the age of 83.

He is survived by his wife, three daughters, one son, relatives and a large number of well wishers to mourn his death.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)