President of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad Ayesha Khanam passed away at a hospital in the capital on Saturday. She was 74.
Ayesha, a freedom fighter, breathed her last at BRB Hospital this morning.
Maleka Banu, general secretary of Mahila Parishad, confirmed the news.
Ayesha Khanam was suffering from lung cancer for long, Maleka Banu said.
BDST: 1118 HRS, JAN 02, 2021