BOONI: Former district education officer (DEO) Chitral Ms Gulsambar Begum passed away after a short illness in Peshawar on Thursday.
Her body would be brought to Chitral on Feb 26 and funeral prayers would be held in Crui Jinali, Booni.
Ms Gulsambar started her career from the Aga Khan Health Service as a lady health visitor (LHV) and served in different parts of Upper Chitral.
Later, she joined the education department and was the first to obtain a master of education degree from Institute for Education Development (IED) of Aga Khan University, Karachi.
She worked on different positions, including as headmistress, principal and DEO (female), Chitral.–Nazir Hussain Shah