Namaz-e-Janaza of ATM Shamsuzzaman afternoon
Published: 12:06 PM, 20 February 2021
The two namaz-e-janaza of Ekushey Padak, six-time National Award winning legendary actor ATM Shamsuzzaman will be held on Saturday afternoon.
The first namaz-e-janaza will be held at Peer Saheb’s house in Narinda and the second at Sutrapur Mosque after Asr prayer in the afternoon. He will later be buried at Azimpur or Jurain cemetery.
Confirming the information, Hazi Solaiman Jaman Ratan, a brother of ATM Shamsuzzaman, said his body is being considered for burial at Jurain or Azimpur cemetery. However, the chances of burial in Jurain are high.
Earlier, ATM Shamsuzzaman, has breathed his last in his Sutrapur residence in the morning.
Confirming his death, the actor’s daughter Koel Ahmed said, “Father is no more. We brought his home on Friday afternoon as he did not wast to in the hospital.”
ATM Shamsuzzaman was hospitalized at Asgar Ali Hospital in Old Dhaka on Wednesday after falling ill. He was under the supervision of Dr. Ataur Rahman. After being taken to the hospital, his body was found to have a low oxygen level.