Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday (July 3) expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of senior journalist and PM's former deputy press secretary Faruk Quazi.
The prime minister prayed for eternal salvation of the departed soul and expressed deepest sympathy to the bereaved family.
Faruk Quazi died at his residence in the capital’s Elephant Road area around 8am on Friday. In his long career, he worked at Bangladesh's national news agency Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS), United News of Bangladesh (UNB), Observer and other prominent news organizations.
BDST: 1309 HRS, JULY 3, 2020