Today is the 67th birthday of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s youngest daughter and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s younger sister Sheikh Rehana. She was born on 13 September 1955 in Tungipara, Gopalganj.
Sheikh Rehana, the youngest daughter of the father of the nation, is currently in London. Awami League leaders will wish him a happy birthday by telephone, party sources said. Many are also wishing Sheikh Rehana a happy birthday through social media. News of BSS.
On this sad black day of 1975, just before sunrise, some endangered army members killed Bangabandhu and his family at their Dhanmondi residence.
The assassins killed not only Bangabandhu but also Bangabandhu’s wife Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib, Bangabandhu’s children Sheikh Kamal, Sheikh Jamal and children Sheikh Russell and daughters-in-law Sultana Kamal and Rosi Jamal. Bangabandhu’s two daughters Sheikh Hasina and Sheikh Rehana, survived as they were out of the country.
Sheikh Rehana was in Germany at that time with her elder sister Sheikh Hasina. Sheikh Hasina’s husband, M Wazed Miah’s workplace, was in Karlsruhe, Germany. From there, the two sisters later moved to India.
Sheikh Rehana has three children, son Radwan Mujib Siddique, an eldest daughter Tulip Siddique and the youngest daughter Ajmina Siddique Rupanti. Husband Professor. Shafiq Ahmed Siddique. The eldest daughter, Tulip Siddique, is a Labor MP in the British Parliament. Son Radwan Mujib Siddique works in an international organization and trusts the Awami League’s Research Wing Center for Research and Information. And the youngest, Ajmina Siddique Rupanti, is the Global Risk Analysis Editor at Control Risks in London.
Despite being an expatriate from London, Sheikh Rehana spends a large part of the year in the country. She is known to the Awami League leaders and workers as ‘little sister.’