Lahore: Professor Hafiza Qaria Rubina , wife of Nawa-i-Waqt columnist and former MAO College Professor Khalid Mehmud Hashmi, died of cancer on Saturday. She was 58. She was laid to rest at Miani Sahib Graveyard in the afternoon. Hundreds of people belonging to various walks of life attended her funeral prayers, led by Hafiz Muhammad Siddique Faizi. Pride of Performance, Qaria Rubina was Arabic teacher at the Government Islamia College, Cooper Road. Before that she taught at the Kinnaird College. She taught for 37 years. A large number of teachers and students reached her residence after hearing the news of her death. Her Qul will be held at her residence at Butt Lane, Allama Iqbal Road, after Zuhr prayers on Monday (today).
Source: The Nation