Harun Aur Rashid, president of the Bangladesh Newspaper Agent Association, died of a heart attack on Tuesday night.
Last night at 12:12 am, he had a heart attack at his home in the capital's Maghbazar and was rushed to Sirajul Islam Medical College Hospital where the duty doctor declared him dead.
Harun was 56 years old at the time of his death. He is survived by his only daughter and wife.
He has been buried in his family graveyard in Char Karayanji in Barishal.