Vice President Hamid Ansari bereaved

Aasiya Begum Ansari, mother of Vice President Hamid Ansari, passed away early Thursday morning after a brief illness, family sources said.

Updated: Nov 18, 2010, 13:06 PM IST

New Delhi: Aasiya Begum Ansari, mother of Vice President Hamid Ansari, passed away early Thursday morning after a brief illness, family sources said.

The 96-year old lady, Aasiya Begum, breathed her last at 0130 hours at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences.

PTI