Ekushey medal-winning actor, playwrighter and teacher Dr. Enamul Haque’s funeral has been completed. Today (October 12) at 2:20 pm in Banani, his burial was completed, said the late son-in-law actor Saju Khadem.
Earlier, the body of the veteran actor was taken to Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Central Shaheed Minar and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) to bid farewell.
The event was held at Shilpakala yesterday (October 11) evening. The next two events were held on Tuesday morning and noon.
When his body was brought to the central Shaheed Minar in the capital at 11:15 am, people from different walks of life and different classes and professions paid homage to him with flowers.
Sammilita Sangskritik Jote organized this tribute. Enamul Haque’s two sons-in-law actors Litu Anam and Saju Khadem and two daughters Hridi Haque and Preeti Haque were present there.
At that time paid their respects to him Information Minister Dr. Hasan Mahmud, Dhaka South Mayor Sheikh Fazle Nur Taposh, Founder of the Public Health Center Trustee Dr. Jafrullah Chowdhury, playwrighter Nasir Uddin Yusuf, Abul Hayat, Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Mohammad Akhtaruzzaman, actress Shahnaz Khushi, Tanzika Amin, Natasha Hayat, Momena Chowdhury, playwrighter Vrindavan Das, actor Mir Sabbir, Faruk Ahmed, producer Arannya Anwar, Piklu Chowdhury, Asim Kumar Ukil and Member of Parliament Meher Afroz Chumki on behalf of Bangladesh Awami League, State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Bangabandhu Cultural Alliance, Bangladesh Betar-Television Shilpi Sangstha Bangali Sanskritik Bandhan, Bangladesh Awami League Cultural Affairs Sub-Committee, Bangladesh Mahila Samiti, Bangladesh Awami Juba League, Bangladesh Shishu Academy, Television Playwrights Association, Federation of Television Professionals Organization, Bangladesh Chhatra League and People of different classes and professions .
Dr. Enamul Haque fell ill at his home on Bailey Road on Monday afternoon. He was rushed to Islami Bank Central Hospital in Kakrail around 3pm and was pronounced dead. It is known that he died of a heart attack.