BHOPAL: Communist leader Dr Nusrat Bano Roohi died while undergoing treatment in Bhopal Memorial Hospital & Research Centre (BMHRC) on Sunday. She was 86. She was admitted to BMHRC after she complained of breathing problem. She slipped into comma and died while undergoing treatment this afternoon.
Veteran journalist LS Hardenia, paying homage to the veteran communist leader, said, “Dr Roohi worked for women empowerment particularly for Muslim women throughout her life.”(FPNS)