15 August 2021, Sun

Professor Abney Golam Samad dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 15 August 2021 expressing deep shock at the death of noted academician, researcher and columnist Professor Abney Golam Samad.

In the message, Jamaat Ameer said, distinguished columnist, legendary philosopher, researcher, thinker, Islamic and patriot intellectual, veteran academician and former Professor of Rajshahi University Abney Golam Samad died this morning while undergoing treatment in Rajshahi Medical College. InnalillahiWa Inna IlaihiRajiun. I am expressing deep shock at his death.

He was a genuine patriot. Through his writing, he has served the nation immensely. Though he was teacher of science, but he authored so many analytic writings on literature, culture and other contemporary issues. With this immense number of writings, he tried to direct and revive the nation positively. His sharp writing inspired many youths to rebuild the nation. He has struggled throughout his life for establishing the truth. May Allah fulfill the vacuum, which has been created due to his demise.

In the condolence message, Jamaat Ameer further prayed for him saying that, May Allah accept his all-noble efforts. May Allah include him among His dearest servants. May Allah bless his family members with patience.