President Abdul Hamid on Saturday expressed deep shock at the death of classical folk music maestro Pandit Ramkanai Das.
In a condolence message, the President said the nation has lost a folk singer with the demise of Pandit Ramkanai Das.
He prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed his sympathy to the bereaved family members.
The Ekushey Padak recipient, Pandit Ramkanai Das, who had been undergoing treatment at Metropolitan Hospital in the capital after suffering a brain stroke, breathed his last at 10:50 pm on Friday. He was 79.
President shocks at death of Ramkanai