Sheikh Rehana, the youngest daughter of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and younger sister of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, celebrated her 75th birthday on Sunday, September 13, 2020. He was born on 13 September 1955 in Tungipara, Gopalganj.
On 15 August 1975, the assassins brutally killed Bangabandhu and Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa and their family members. At that time, Sheikh Hasina’s husband M Wazed Miah lived in Karlsruhe, Germany with his elder sister Sheikh Hasina. From there the two sisters moved to India. Sheikh Rehana later moved to London with his family. Sheikh Hasina returned to the country in 1981 and took the helm of the Awami League. Despite being the child of the largest political family in the country
Sheikh Rehana has never been in the forefront of active politics. However, he has been inspired and supported by active politicians including Awami League President Sheikh Hasina in the struggle for the establishment of democracy and the spirit of the war of liberation. Sheikh Rehana has always played a role in philanthropic work. He also gave the house allotted in his name in Dhanmondi to the country
. Bangabandhu’s youngest daughter Sheikh Rehana is known to everyone as ‘little sister’. Professor. Shafiq Ahmed Siddique and Sheikh Rehana have three children. The eldest daughter, Tulip Siddique, is a Labor MP in the British Parliament. Son Radwan Mujib Siddique is working in an international organization in Dhaka. And the youngest daughter, Ajmina Siddique, is the editor of Global Risk Analysis at Control Risks in London.