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Abdul Rashid alias Rehsma is no more

SRINAGAR: Famous third-gender Kashmiri Singer Abdul Rashid popularly known as Reshma passed away early on Sunday morning.

Rashid breathed his last at SMHS hospital his neighbours said adding that he died at 12 O clock. Reshma was known for the typical and unique song “Hai Hai Wesai, Yaran hai tadepevnas” sung in various wedding functions that went viral on social media. A resident of the Nawa Kadal area of Srinagar, Rashid as per his neighbours was a humble, friendly and great human being.

Bablu Transgender’s Association president expressed shock and grief over Rashid’s death. “We are pained and grieved over the death of our colleague,” Bablu said.


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