Ex-DU professor Rabea dies

Metro Desk

18 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Ex-DU professor Rabea dies

Dr Rabea Khatun, former professor of Department of Sociology of Dhaka University (DU), passed away at a hospital in USA on Saturday. She was 76.

Professor Dr Rabea Khatun was the elected member of DU Senate as well as the DU Teachers Association.

Besides, she discharged her duty for two terms as the provost of Kuwait Moitry Hall and many other academic and administrative responsibilities of DU with success.

She left behind her two sons, one daughter, five grandchildren and a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn her death. 

Her daughter Professor Syeda Lasna Kabir is a teacher of DU’s Public Administration Department.

She was laid to eternal rest at a graveyard in Dallas of USA following her namaz-e-janaza, said a press release.