Folk emperor Abdul Alim’s wife passes away
Published: 11:11 AM, 13 October 2020
Abdul Alim’s wife Jamila Alim; Photo: Collected
Jamila Alim, the wife of Abdul Alim, the emperor of folk songs, has passed away (Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Raji’un) at the age of 83-years-old.
She breathed her last at a private hospital in the capital’s Banasree around 2:25 pm on Monday.
Abdul Alim’s daughter Nurjahan Alim said she will be buried at Dohar in Nawabganj after the namaz-e-janaza in Khilgaon.
Jamila Alim had been suffering from old-age complications for a long time. She was hospitalized last June after suffering a brain stroke.
Legendary artist Abdul Alim died on September 5, 1984, at the age of 43. Abdul Alim and Jamila Alim have seven children. Among them three children Zahir Alim, Azgar Alim, and Nurjahan Alim are musicians.