Fazilatunnesa Bappy, a former reserved seat Member of Parliament (MP), passed away at the age of 49 early today.
She died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University around 8am. She was on life support for four days.
Fazilatunnesa was involved in Awami League politics since she was a student.
PM mourns death of Fazilatunnesa Bappy
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed profound shock and sorrow at the death of former lawmaker Fazilatunnesa Bappy.
In a message of condolence, the premier prayed for salvation of the departed soul and expressed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members.