Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Poetic Obituaries: [Kazi Abu Zafar Siddique] became director general

of BTV in 2009. He retired from the post in February 2012.

Siddiqi was a valiant freedom fighter, cultural personality and was involved with cultural and social organisations. Siddiqi was the first winner of the 'Kazi Sabyasachi Award', a recognition for recitation introduced by the Cultural Affairs Ministry, named after the eldest son of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam.

from The Daily Star: Kazi Abu Zafar Siddique no more

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