Daily Janakantha editor Atiqullah Khan Masud dies at 68...

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Daily Janakantha editor Atiqullah Khan Masud dies at 68

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:50 AM, 22 March 2021   Updated: 02:56 PM, 22 March 2021

Atiqullah Khan Masud, the editor of the national daily Daily Janakantha; File Photo

Atiqullah Khan Masud, the editor of the national daily Daily Janakantha; File Photo

Atiqullah Khan Masud, the editor of the national daily Daily Janakantha, has passed away (Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Raji’un). 

He breathed his last at a hospital in the capital on Monday morning. 

According to family sources, Atiqullah Khan Masud was suffering from respiratory problems. The veteran journalist was 68-years-old at the time of his death.

Daily Janakantha, the first newspaper which was printed simultaneously from several places in the country, was first published in 1993 under his editorship. 

was published in 1993 under his editorship. This newspaper was the first to be printed simultaneously from several places in the country.

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