|Member of Parliament|
September 1996 – 13 July 2001
|Preceded by||Anwar Hossain Manju|
|Succeeded by||Anwar Hossain Manju|
Dhaka, East Bengal, Dominion of Pakistan
|Political party||Jatiya Party (Manju)|
|Spouse(s)||Anwar Hossain Manju|
Hossain was born in 1951 in Dhaka, East Bengal, Pakistan. She is originally from Gendaria.
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.
Hossain is married to Anwar Hossain Manju, the publisher of The Daily Ittefaq. Hossain's youngest daughter, Anushay Hossain, is a journalist and political analyst based in the United States.