Staff Correspondent

19 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Qulkhwani of Rashida Begum, wife of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) panel mayor Md Shahid Ullah, was held at Gandaria in the capital on Monday.

DSCC Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh along with top officials of the city corporation attended the programme.

Speaking on the occasion, he said, “She was a kind-hearted lady with a clean image. I was acquainted with her on the day before her death.  I was saddened by the news of her death the next day.”  He prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul.

Rashida Begum died on 14 January night of cardiac arrest.