Tasmima Hossain

Tasmima Hossain (born 1951)[1] is a Jatiya Party politician and a former Jatiya Sangsad member representing the Pirojpur-2 constituency.

Tasmima Rahin
Member of Parliament
for Pirojpur-2
In office
September 1996 – 13 July 2001
Preceded byAnwar Hossain Manju
Succeeded byAnwar Hossain Manju
Personal details
Born12-01-1951
Dhaka, East Bengal, Dominion of Pakistan
Political partyJatiya Party (Manju)
Spouse(s)Anwar Hossain Manju

Early lifeEdit

Hossain was born in 1951 in Dhaka, East Bengal, Pakistan.[1] She is originally from Gendaria.

CareerEdit

Hossain was elected to Parliament in 1996 from Pirojpur-2 as a Jatiya Party candidate. In 1988, she was made the editor of Anannya magazine. He was a founding member of Breaking the Silence, a non profit, ans its chairperson for a number of years. In 2014, she became the Deputy Editor of The Daily Ittefaq. On 4 July 2018, she was made the Editor of The Daily Ittefaq.[1]

Personal lifeEdit

Hossain is married to Anwar Hossain Manju, the publisher of The Daily Ittefaq.[2] Hossain's youngest daughter, Anushay Hossain, is a journalist and political analyst based in the United States[3].[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Tasmima Hossain becomes Daily Ittefaq editor". The Daily Ittefaq. 4 July 2018. Archived from the original on 5 January 2019. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Manju sacked as Ittefaq publisher". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  3. ^ "ABOUT". Anushay's Point. 2009-11-03. Retrieved 2021-05-03.