Noted actor Saleh Ahmed passed away at the age of 83. This eminent actor, who had been suffering from old age complications for a long time, breathed his last at around 2:30pm (Wednesday) while undergoing treatment in the capital`s Apollo Hospitals.
Saleh Ahmed suffered stroke nine years ago and had been sick for a long time. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina provided Tk 25 lac donation for Saleh Ahmed`s treatment while his family members were facing financial crisis maintaining treatment expenses.
Born in Sariakandi of Bogura district Saleh Ahmed started his acting career in 1991 through a drama of influential film director Humayun Ahmed. He was a common face of numerous Bangladeshi dramas and films. He attained popularity especially for his roles in Humayun Ahmed`s dramas and movies.
Bangla Insider/ SM