Ranen Majumdar, former senior instructor at Dhaka Polytechnic Institute, passed away at Narendrapur, West Bengal, after a prolonged illness on May 26. He was 85.
Ranen, elder brother of noted cultural personality Ramendu Majumdar, was a regular drama artiste at Dhaka Radio in the 50s and 60s. He also acted in the film "Akash Aar Mati".
He left behind his wife and two daughters.