Professor Umme Habiba, Principal of Government Science College at Tejgaon, died at Square Hospital this morning.
She was 58, said an official release here.
She left behind her husband Dr Molla Jalaluddin, additional secretary of Education Ministry, a son, a daughter and a host of relatives, students, colleagues and well-wisher to mourn her death.
Her first Namaz-e-Janaza was held after the Johr prayers on the premises of Government Science College and Second one will be held after Asar prayers at Officers Apartment Jame Mosque at Mirpur Section-2.
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid expressed deep shock at the death of Professor Habiba.
After receiving the death news, the minister visited the residence of the deceased at Mirpur this morning and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members, said the release.
Education Secretary M Sohrab Hossain also expressed shock at the death of Professor Habiba.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)