Poet and journalist Mashuk Chowdhury passes away

Staff Correspondent
24 June 2020, Wed
Published: 09:39 Updated: 01:18

Poet and journalist Mashuk Chowdhury passes away

Renowned poet and senior journalist Mashuk Chowdhury died of Pneumonia on Tuesday night. He was 73.

He, also the Chief News Editor of the most circulated Bengali daily newspaper “Bangladesh Pratidin” breathed his last at a hospital in the capital.

He was admitted to the hospital a few days earlier as he was suffering from cold fever. However, he was tested negative for coronavirus but he was diagnosed with Pneumonia.

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