Farewell to Gaffar Chowdhury

  • Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury was given a guard of honour as a freedom fighter at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury was given a guard of honour as a freedom fighter at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Senior Awami League leaders pay tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Senior Awami League leaders pay tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Representatives for the Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner pay their respects to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Representatives for the Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner pay their respects to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzaman pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzaman pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Brigadier General Kabir Ahmed, military secretary to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Brigadier General Kabir Ahmed, military secretary to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, pays tribute to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Maj Gen SM Salahuddin Islam presents his regards to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury on behalf of President Md Abdul Hamid at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Maj Gen SM Salahuddin Islam presents his regards to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury on behalf of President Md Abdul Hamid at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury was given a guard of honour as a freedom fighter at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury was given a guard of honour as a freedom fighter at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury’s coffin is covered with flowers at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury’s coffin is covered with flowers at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People pay their last respects to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People pay their last respects to journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove