Staff Reporter Lahore
Pakistani author, feminist and one of the pioneering members of the Women’s Action Forum (WAF), Dr Rubina Saigol passed away on Friday.
The Lahore chapter of the WAF took to their Twitter account to announce the news.
“With profound grief and sorrow, WAF Lahore regrets to inform that our beloved Rubina Saigol has passed away”, they wrote, maintaining that she touched many lived and left a huge mark behind.
The WAF pledged to honour her memory and carry on the struggle.
Scholars, academics and admirers also mourned the loss of Dr Saigol on Twitter.