Entertainment Correspondent: Noted actor Tele Samad is no more.
He died around 1.30pm on Saturday at the Square Hospitals in the city.
He was 74 years.
General Secretary of Shilpi Samity Zayed Khan confirmed the matter.
The actor from Munshiganj, who performed in almost 500 Bangla films, was admitted to the hospital on December 4 last year with difficulty in food ingestion due to low count of platelet in his blood, family sources said.
Earlier in September last year, Tele Samad had undergone a bypass surgery in the US.
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