Alauddin Ali to be buried at Mirpur Intellectuals Graveyard
Published: 09:19 PM, 9 August 2020
Renowned music director, composer and lyricist Alauddin Ali
Renowned music director, composer and lyricist Alauddin Ali will be buried at Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals Graveyard on Monday.
He breathed his last at 5:50 pm on Sunday at Ayesha Memorial Hospital in the capital's Mohakhali (Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajiun). He was 68.
Popular lyricist Kabir Bakul said that the first janaza of Alauddin Ali will be held at Moor-e-Bagh Mosque in Khilgaon after Johar on Monday and the second janaza will be held at BFDC at 2.30 pm.
He added that six-time National Film Award-winning composer Alauddin Ali will be buried at Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals Graveyard after the Janaza.
Alauddin Ali was born on December 24, 1952, at Banshbari village in Munshiganj district. His father's name is Jabed Ali and his mother's name is Johra Khatun. Alauddin first learned music from his father Ustad Jabed Ali and younger uncle Sadeq Ali.
In 1968, he entered the film industry as a mechanical artist and joined as an associate of Altaf Mahmood. He then worked as an associate of various composers including renowned composer Anwar Parvez. Alauddin Ali became quite acclaimed for conducting music in 1975.
He won the National Film Award for Best Music Director in 1988 for the film Golapi Ekhon Traine, Sundoree, Kasai (Butcher), and Jogajog. He also won the National Film Award for Best Lyricist in 1985.
Alauddin Ali won the National Film Award seven times as a music director and once as a lyricist. He was also the music director for the film Padma Nadir Majhi directed by renowned director Gautam Ghosh.
Some of the notable songs of Alauddin Ali are- Ekbar Jodi Keu Bhalobasto, Prothom Bangladesh Amar Shesh Bangladesh, Bhalobasa jato Baro Jibon Tato Baro Noy, Dukkho Bhalobeshe Premer Khela Khelte Hoy, etc.