Kayum Khan Milon, Senior Sub-editor of national daily The New Nation, died at a city hospital on Monday afternoon. He was 83.
Kayum Khan, also a standing member of Jatiya Press Club, breathed his last at Impulse Hospital at 3pm, said a press release.
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He is survived by his wife and son. He also left behind a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death.
His namaz-e-janaza will be held at Kalshi in Mirpur Journalist Colony after Isha prayers. He will be laid to rest at Kalshi graveyard.
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Press Club President Farida Yasmin and General Secretary Ilias Khan expressed shock at his death and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.