The Academy expressed profound shock and grief at the sudden demise of Prof. Dr. Md. Anwar Hossain, Fellow, BAS and Professor of the Department of Mathematics, University of Dhaka who died on 27 May 2021 (Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un).
Prof. Dr. Md. Anwar Hossain
On his sad demise, the country has lost a valued scientist and the nation a great son. The Fellows of the Academy expressed heartfelt sympathy to the members of his bereaved family and prayed to the Almighty Allah, the Most Gracious and the Most Merciful, to grant eternal peace to the departed soul of late Professor Anwar and to give strength and courage to the members of his family to bear the loss with fortitude.