Naimul Haque, father of popular Bangladeshi singer Nazmun Munira Nancy, passed away on Monday at his Khilkhet residence.
"My father was feeling ill last night, with having chest pain and cough. We did not know or guess anything last night, however only to find the heartbreaking news in the morning,” singer Nancy told media.
Nancy's father Naimul Haque served as the additional financial controller under the Ministry of Defence. He went on retirement four years ago and was residing at the house since then until his death.
"My father breathed his last probably at 9.30 this morning. Inna Lillahi Waa Inna Ilaihi Rajeun. I pray for eternal peace of his departed soul,” Nancy wrote at her verified Facebook page.
"The namaz-e-janaja of my father will take place at Barshikura School Field, Satpai in Netrokona. The burial will take place at the town graveyard of Netrokona after the Esha prayer. Please pray for my father. May the Almighty Allah grant him utmost peace in Jannah, Ameen" - Nancy wrote.