Syeda Rahela Begum, mother of Syed Borhan Kabir, Chief Editor of Banglainsider.com, died in a city hospital on Saturday.
She was 78.
She was laid to rest at Chopra Union under Pirganj in Rangpur on Saturday night.
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader and Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud expressed profound shock at the death of Rahela Begum.
In a condolence message, they prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and extended their sympathy to the bereaved family members.