Architect Mahbub, wife Afreen pass away in USA | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, January 13, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:49 AM, January 13, 2021

Architect Mahbub, wife Afreen pass away in USA

Renowned Bangladeshi-American architect Mahbub Hasan Dewan and his wife Afreen Dewan, a social activist, died from Covid-19 in Dallas in a span of 10 days.

Mahbub, founder and president of D1 Architect & Associates in Dallas, USA, expired on January 7 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, aged 65.

Earlier on December 27 last year, Afreen, its vice-president, breathed her last at the same hospital, at the age of 60.

The couple left behind their only child Mashrur Dewan, and a host of relatives and admirers to mourn their deaths.

Mahbub Dewan began his career as an assistant professor at the architecture department of Buet, family sources said.

In a tweet, the Plano community said it has lost a wonderful couple who stood for the cause of humanitarian services.

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Grameenphone:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Robi:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222


Banglalink:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News

Top