Halima Begum, mother of Additional Inspector General of Police and Chief of the Special Branch (SB) Md Monirul Islam, passed away in a city hospital on Friday. She was 83.
She was undergoing treatment at the intensive care unit (ICU) of Anwar Khan Modern Hospital, according to a press release issued by the Police Headquarters.
She will be buried at her family graveyard in Muksudpur upazila of Gopalganj district following her namaz-e-janaza after Asr prayers.
In separate condolence messages, Inspector General of Police Dr Benazir Ahmed and DMP Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam expressed their deep shock at the death of Halima Begum.