DHAKA, March 21, 2017 (BSS) - Syeda Khodeja Begum, mother of Director News of 71 Television Syed Ishtiaque Reza, died of old-age complications at a city hospital today. She was 82, family sources said.
She is survived by one son and five daughters to mourn her death.
She would be buried at her family graveyard at Poirtola Syed Bari under Sadar Upazila of Brahmanbaria district.
President of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) Manjurul Ahsan Bulbul, Secretary General Omar Faruque and Treasurer Madhusudan Mondal,Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ) president Shaban Mahmud and General Secretary Sohel Haider Chowdhury in separate statements condoled the death of Syeda Khodeja Begum.
They also expressed deep sympathy to the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)