Majeda Begum, mother of Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim, has passed away.
He died of old age at Khulna City Medical College Hospital around 12 midnight on Monday (September 21).
This information has been given in a press release from the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock.
Majeda Begum was 85 years old at the time of her death. In her personal life, Majeda Begum was a socially conscious and religious housewife. She is survived by four sons, a daughter, relatives and numerous admirers.
Minister SM Rezaul Karim was staying in Khulna due to his illness. The body of the deceased was taken to his house in Nazirpur of Pirojpur at night.
According to family sources, she will be buried at the family graveyard after Janazah at Tarabunia village in Matibhanga union of Nazirpur upazila around 10am on Tuesday.