Writer Rashid Haidar’s wife no more

19 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Anisa Haidar, wife of Ekushey Padak-winning writer and litterateur Rashid Haidar, died of old-age complications at a hospital in the capital on Tuesday, reports BSS.

“Anisa Haidar breathed her last around 11 am at the Holy Family Red Crescent Hospital here at the age of 77,” family sources said.

She left behind her husband, two daughters and grandchildren as well as a host of relatives and admirers to mourn her death.

Anisa Haidar’s one of the daughters Shaonti Haidar is an associate professor of Dhaka University’s Mass Communication and Journalism Department.