Nayan Rahman to be buried tomorrow
23 December 2014, Nirapad News: Noteworthy writer Nayan Rahman will be buried on Wednesday afternoon after arrival of her daughter from abroad, family sources said.
Nayan Rahman died Sunday night at United Hospital in the city at the age of 74. She was suffering from heart disease.
The body of the writer is now kept at the morgue of BIRDEM hospital at city’s Shahbag area.
She left behind husband, a son, a daughter and a large number of relatives and admirers who mourn her death.
Nayan Rahman authored about 50 books, mostly novels. She achieved Poet Jashim Uddin Award, National Sahitya Parishad award, Ashini Kumar Dutta gold medal for her contribution in the field of literature.
She was President of Bangladesh Lekhika Sangha for a long time, till 2011.