Remembering Zahir Raihan, the legend

Today is the 86th anniversary of birth of renowned filmmaker, writer and freedom fighter Zahir Raihan.
Zahir Raihan was born at Majupur village in Feni on August 19, 1935.
Zahir Raihan, who made immense contribution towards shaping Bangla films, made his silver-screen debut as a director in the film Kokhono Asheni in 1961. He also made the then Pakistan’s first colour film

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Remembering Zahir Raihan

Legendary Bangla filmmaker, litterateur and freedom fighter Zahir Raihan was born on August 5, 1935 at Majupur in Feni, according to his younger sister Shahenshah Begum, however, most of the documents related to his birth anniversary state that Raihan was born on August 19, 1935.
If the family source is taken for granted, today is the 76th anniversary of the birth of Zahir Raihan, whose

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