Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday expressed her profound shock at the death of legendary singer and music composer Lucky Akhand.
In a condolence message, the prime minister recalled the contribution of Lucky Akhand to the field of music and Liberation War.
Sheikh Hasina prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members.
Besides, Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu and Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique also mourned his death.
According to the family and Hospital Sources, the 61-year-old singer breathed his last at Sir Salimullah Medical College and Mitford Hospital. He had been suffering from lung cancer for long..