Veteran leftist politician Ajoy Roy passed away at his Dhanmondi residence in Dhaka on Monday morning. He was 89.
He was suffering from pneumonia, kidney problem and other old age complications for a long time.
Ajoy was the president of Sammilita Samajik Andolon, and also a coordinator of a platform against communalism and militancy.
According to his last wish, his body will be buried at his ancestral home in Kadiati of Kishoreganj.
Ajoy’s body will be kept at the Central Sheed Minar on Wednesday to let people pay their last respect to the politician.