FARIDPUR, March 31(BSS) - The second namaz-e-janaza of Minar Mahmud, former editor of now defunct popular weekly news magazine 'Bichinta', was held at Alipur graveyard mosque here this morning.
Labour, Employment and Expatriates Welfare Minister Engineer Khondoker Mosharraf Hossain attended the janaza and prayed for peace of the departed soul.
The body of Minar Mahmud was brought to his native home in Alipur in the town last evening and was taken to Faridpur press club where the local journalists paid their last tributes by placing floral wreaths.
Later, his body was sent to Dhaka for burial.
Minar Mahmud was found dead at a residential hotel in Dhaka on Thursday.