DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed deep shock at the death of Hamida Khanam Ranu, who is a paternal aunt (fufu) of Sheikh Hasina.
Hamida Khanam breathed her last, around 5:30 pm, at Lalmatia residence in the capital on Wednesday (April 24).
She was aged 77.
Sheikh Hasina visited Hamida Khanam Ranu’s residence in Lalmatia around 10:30 am and stayed for a while.
She consoled her family members and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.
BDST: 1520 HRS, APRIL 24, 2019