Today is the 26th death anniversary of Rokeya Begum, mother of Hasan Jahid Tusher, a deputy press secretary to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
On the occasion, a doa mahfil will be organised at her village home in Sreerampur under Magura Sadar upazila. Food will also be handed out among the poor.Tusher has requested everyone to pray for eternal peace of the departed soul.
Rokeya Begum, wife of late Miah Md Abdur Razzaque, a former agricultural official, died in 1994. Rokeya left behind four sons, two daughters and a host of relatives to mourn her death.