DHAKA, Dec 19, 2016 (BSS) - Professor Shawpan Kumar Dhali, Principal of Dhaka Teachers Training College, died this morning at Lab Aid Hospital here.
Professor Dhali, a senior member of BCS (education) cadre, was suffering from liver ailments.
He is survived by his wife, a daughter, a son and a host of relatives to mourn his death.
After hearing the death news, Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid rushed to the hospital and paid his last respect to the late teacher by placing floral wreaths on his body.
The education minister also consoled his family members.
His dead body was kept at his last working place on Dhaka Teachers Training College premises this noon while his colleagues, officials of BCS(education) cadre association, senior officials and Director General of Secondary and Higher Secondary Department paid their last respect.
He will be buried at his village home at Gilatola of Nazirpur upazila under Pirojpur district.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)