Students, faculty and board of directors of Sunnydale School today mourned the death of renowned educationist and founding principal of Sunbeams School, Niloufer Manzur.
In a condolence message, the school expressed profound grief and shock at the void created by her departure in English medium education in the country.
"Her services to the nation are many besides her creation of a top-notch education system," the message read.
The school also prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathies to the bereaved family members.
Niloufer Manzur passed away early yesterday at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka.
The 74-year-old had tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday.