Ahmed Akbar Sobhan condoles Ataus Samad’s death

Chairman of Bashundhara Group and East West Media Group Limited Mr. Ahmed Akbar Sobhan has expressed deep condolences at the death of eminent journalist Ataus Samad.

In a condolence message on Thursday he said, “The way Ataus Samad played a pioneering role in the movement for establishing democracy in the country, similarly he was a frontline journalist to project abroad the country’s image and successes achieved in various fields. The nation will always remember with admiration his contribution to the growth of objective journalism and development of newspapers in the country.”

Mr. Sobhan prayed for the salvation of the departed soul of Ataus Samad and conveyed his profound sympathy to the members of the bereaved family.