Two freedom fighters passed away in separate districts in the last two days, according to reports from our correspondents.
In Thakurgaon, Sahadev Chowhan passed away yesterday at his residence due to old age complications. He was 70. He left behind three sons and a daughter to mourn his death.
Sahadev was laid to rest with state honour in Shantinagar area of the district. Leaders of different political and social organisations expressed deep shock at his death.
Meanwhile, in Birganj upazila of Dinajpur, freedom fighter Hamidul Haque passed away at M Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital on Tuesday. He was 69.
Hamidul was suffering from old-age complications. He left behind his wife, three sons and two daughters to mourn his death.
Hamidul was buried with state honour at Ghorabandh graveyard in the upazila yesterday.