Former lawmaker Begum Shamsunnahar passed away in a city hospital due to old age complications on Monday. She was 95.
She is the second daughter of late Khan Bahadur Mohammed Ismail of Faridpur.She was also social worker and former president of Bangladesh Mohila Punorbashon Shongstha.
She left behind her two sons, a daughter, grandchildren and a host of relatives to morn her death.
She was buried at Uttara Graveyard.
Her Qulkhwani will be held at her residence on Friday after Asr prayers.
Her relatives, friends and well-wishers are requested to pray for the salvation of the departed soul, said a press release.