Bangladeshi poet, author, and lyricist best known for Midnight Locomotive and Other Poems and The Black Cat and Other Poems. He also published several children's books and travelogues.
He studied at the University of Chittagong before working for the Bangladeshi Civil Service.
Tutuler Monasa is one of his most popular Bengali children's books.
With his wife, Dr. Aftabun Maksuda, he had two children.
He studied at the University of Chittagong, where Muhammad Yunus held a professorship.