Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Begum Saleha Khatun, mother of AL central committee member Nurul Islam Thandu.
She prayed for eternal salvation of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to the bereaved family.
Begum Saleha Khatun breathed his last at a hospital in the city this afternoon. She was 95.
Meanwhile, Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader also expressed his profound sorrow and shock at the death of Begum Saleha Khatun.