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Prime Minister mourns death of Rubi Islam

Awami League President and Prime Minster Sheikh Hasina today expressed profound shock at the death of Rubi Islam, wife of former home minister and incumbent chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Shipping Ministry Major (retd) Rofiqul Islam Bir Uttam, MP.

In a condolence message, she prayed for eternal peace of departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members.

In a separate message, Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader mourned the death of Rubi Islam.

Rubi will be buried at the military graveyard at Banani following a namaj-e-janaza at Azad mosque at Gulshan after Jumma prayers tomorrow.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)