|Born||15 December 1940|
24 Parganas, West Bengal, British India (now India)
|Died||24 December 2014 (aged 74)|
|Notable awards||Bangla Academy Award |
Early life[change | change source]
Ahmed was born in 1940 in the 24 Parganas district of West Bengal province. Ahmed was also a journalist and was associated with the Daily Janakantha. Among the awards he received is the "Kabir Chowdhury Children's Literary Award" of the Bangla Academy (2004).
Death[change | change source]
Awards and honours[change | change source]
Reference[change | change source]
- "Ekhlasuddin Ahmed: recalling a trendsetting children's litterateur". New Age. 19 January 2015. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
- "Writer Ekhlasuddin passes away". en.prothom-alo.com. 24 December 2014. Retrieved 1 February 2015.