Language veteran and poet Mahbubul Alam Chowdhury was laid to rest at Dhaka’s Banani Graveyard on Monday. Poet Mahbubul Alam died of cardiac arrest on Sunday at the city's United Hospitals.
His 2nd namaj-e-janaza was held on the premises of Dhaka University Mosque on Monday and the 1st at Uttara-3 Jame Mosque on Sunday.
Earlier in the day, his body was taken to Central Shaheed Minar. People from all walks of life showed their last respect to the late poet.
Distinguished speakers spoke at the Service.
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