|Posted : 04 Jan, 2016 16:54:23
Prof Mujtaba Hossain passes away
Dr AHM Mujtaba Hossain, professor of the Islamic Studies Department of Dhaka University (DU), died of brain hemorrhage at his Badda residence of the capital on Monday. He was 63.
A noted professional of Islamic Studies, Mujtaba Hossain left behind a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death, a DU press release said. After namaj-e-janaza he will be buried at the Azimpur graveyard.
DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique expressed profound shock at the death of Prof Dr AHM Mujtaba Hossain. In a condolence message, Prof Arefin said Prof Mujtaba was a brilliant teacher and noted expert on Islamic Studies. He prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members, according to BSS. -Mithun