Veteran journalist AKM Rashid Un Nabi Babu died at a hospital in the capital tonight. He was 64.
Rashid breathed his last around 8:30pm while he was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Panthapath of Dhaka, said his daughter Farah Anika Aunanaya.
Aunanaya in a Facebook status said her father had cancer.
Rashid leaves behind his wife and only daughter Aunanaya to mourn his death.
During his journalistic career, he served many media offices, including Daily Shokaler Khabor, Daily Amar Din, Dainik Bangla, Banglar Bani, Desh Bangla, Daily Ajker Kagaj, Daily Ittefaq, Daily Samakal, Daily Amar Desh, Daily Jugantor, NTV, Chanel One, Daily Inqilab and Weekly Purnima
He will be buried at the family graveyard in Bogura.