Leading Bangladeshi journalist who was an agriculture development activist for over three decades.
He earned a degree in Geography from Dhaka University.
He earned his country's highest civilian honor: the Ekushey Padak Award, in 1995.
He was the son of Abaydul Hug and Ershadunnesa.
He won the Ekushey Padak Award four years before Kabir Chowdhury was given the same honor.