Later, he was released from NIDCH and taken to his elder daughter’s residence as his condition improved. But all of a sudden the writer’s condition started worsening on Saturday afternoon and he breathed his breath on the way to hospital.
He will be buried at Nandipara following the namaz-e-janaza at Nandipara mosque after Maghrib prayer.
Family sources said Sheikh Abdul Hakim, son of Sheikh Abdur Rafique, was born in 1946 in Hooghly of West Bengal in India. He has four brothers and three sisters. His family came to Dhaka after partition.