PM mourns death of Liakat Ali
Published: November 29, 2015 7:15 pm
29 November 2015, Nirapad News: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock at the death of Md. Liakat Ali, the Editor of Khulna-based the Daily Purbanchal and Director of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS).
In a condolence message, the Prime Minister said Liakat Ali, who was very close to the journalists,
devoted himself to various people’s welfare-oriented work apart from contributing to the excellence of journalism profession.
“The people of Khulna have lost their dear person, while the country has lost a renowned journalist and social worker in his death,” she said.
Sheikh Hasina prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
Liakat Ali, one of the organizers of great Liberation War, died of a cardiac arrest midnight last night at the Holy Family Hospital in Dhaka at the age 67.