Country’s noted Industrialist and Transcom Group chairman Latifur Rahman passed away at his paternal home in Cumilla on Wednesday. He was 75.
Latifur Rahman (Shamim) breathed his last in his sleep at 11:00 am this morning.
His Namaz-e-Janaza will be held this evening at the Azad Masjid after Esha prayers. He was suffering from lung related illness for a long time.
He is survived by his wife, son and two daughters.
He was founder chairman of Transcom Group, a well-known business house of Bangladesh.
He was founding director of Mediaworld, the owning company of The Daily Star, and Chairman of Mediastar, the owning company of Prothom Alo.