Singer Momtaz’s mother dies
Published: 02:39 PM, 30 September 2021
Uzala Begum, mother of Manikganj-2 MP and folk singer Momtaz Begum, has passed away (Inna Lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji'un). She was 75.
She breathed her last around 9:30 am on Thursday while undergoing treatment at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Hospital.
Momtaz's personal assistant Sajal Hossain said Uzala Begum had been suffering from liver disease for a long time. She was admitted to BSMMU on the morning of September 15 as her condition suddenly deteriorated. Her condition worsened on Wednesday night and she died there on Thursday morning.
She will be buried next to her husband Madhu Bayati at the Baul Complex in Singair after Johr prayer on Thursday.