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Dhaka, May 7: Anup Bhattacharya, an artiste and renowned composer of Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra breathed his last at Asgar Ali Hospital in Gandaria on Thursday night at around 7:30 pm.
Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar urges government to build museum on Satyajit Ray's ancestral home
Dhaka, May 3: Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar has urged the government for setting up a memorial museum at Masua in Kishoreganj, the ancestral home of legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray.
Dhaka, April 21: Renowned folk singer Farida Parveen, who was infected with coronavirus, has been taken home from hospital after her condition improved. The 67-year-old artist was admitted to Universal Medical College Hospital in the capital from April 12 after being diagnosed with coronavirus on April 8.
Dhaka, April 17: Legendary actress Sarah Begum Kabari has been buried at Banani Cemetery in the capital. Before her burial, she was given a guard of honour by the state as a freedom fighter.
Dhaka, April 17: Legendary actress Sarah begum Kabari, who was in life support, has died on Friday.
Dhaka, April 16: Legendary actress Sarah Begum Kabari is now on life support. According to doctors, her condition is critical. She was admitted to Kurmitola Hospital in the capital on the night of April 5. When her condition deteriorated, he was moved to the ICU of Sheikh Russell Gastroliver Hospital in Mohakhali on April 8 at 2.15 pm and is still receiving treatment there.
Dhaka, April 15: Actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim has won the internet over with her latest picture on social media, comprising her family, who sat down together for Iftar. Mim's picture has spread a message about communal harmony, striking a chord with the netizens.
Dhaka, April 8: Famous actress Sarah Begum Kabari, has been admitted to hospital after testing positive for the novel coronavirus. She is currently undergoing treatment at Kurmitola Hospital in the capital, after being admitted on the night of April 5.
Dhaka, April 7: Indramohan Rajbangshi, a vocalist of Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra, has succumbed to the coronavirus. The legendary musician was admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University on April 4. He was then moved to the ICU when his condition deteriorated. He died there today (April 7) at around 10:30 am, as per family sources.
Dhaka, March 14, 2021: Actor and Dhaka-17 MP Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooq's physical condition has improved.
Dhaka, March 13: A road accident in Chittagong killed musicians Hanif and Partha Guha.
Dhaka, March 4: Veteran film actress Anwara was vaccinated against coronavirus. She received the first dose of the vaccine at a city hospital on Tuesday (March 2nd). Anwara's daughter Romana Rabbani Mukti has confirmed this information.
Dhaka, February 27: Actress Shabnam Yesmin Bubly has accused that miscreants tried to kill her by running her over with a car on the night of February 25. She said this was the third such instance.
Dhaka, February 20: ATM Shamsuzzaman, a veteran actor and screenwriter of Bangladeshi films and television, is no more. The actor, who has immortalized many comedy and comedy characters in more than four hundred films since the 1980s, was 60 years old. ATM Shamsuzzaman died at his home in Sutrapur on Saturday morning.
Dhaka, February 15: In order to bring back the lost tradition of the film industry, loans are being given for the renovation, modernization of existing cinema halls and construction of new cinema halls. To make these initiatives a reality, Bangladesh Bank has set up a special refinancing scheme of Tk 1,000 crore to provide long-term loans and investments to the owners at low interest rates.