Singer, Nazrul researcher Khalid Hossain dies
Published : Wednesday, 22 May, 2019 at 11:18 PM Count : 244
Award-winning Nazrul Sangeet singer and researcher Khalid Hossain has died at a Dhaka hospital at the age of 78.
He breathed his last at the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in the capital at 10:15pm on Wednesday, his son Asif Hossain told bdnews24.com.
Professor Zulfikar Ali declared the Nazrul exponent dead, Asif said.
The body would be taken to their home at Mohammadpur later in the night after formalities at the hospital, the son said.
The artist would be buried at his ancestral home in Kushtia’s Kotparha on Thursday, he added.