Abed Khan resigns from Bhorer Kagoj |
Editor of the Dainik Bhorer Kagoj Abed Khan has resigned as per a decision of the daily's board of directors.
Khan, also a famous columnist, joined the Bhorer Kagoj as the editor on June 18, 2003.
He requested the publisher of the Bangla daily in a letter yesterday to effect his resignation from January 1.
He started his career as a journalist in 1962 with now-defunct Dainik Jehad after graduating from Dhaka University.
During his long career, he was, in turns, elected president, joint secretary and member of the then East Pakistan Journalists' Union and Dhaka Journalists' Union.