Famous transgender Kashmiri Singer Abdul Rashid popularly known as Reshma passed away early on Sunday morning.
Reshma breathed his last at SMHS hospital, his neighbour told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), adding that Reshma died at 12 am.
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 Nawa Kadal area of Srinagar, Reshma, as per the neighbours was a humble, friendly and a great human being.
As per the neighbour Jeelani Ahmad, Reshma’s funeral will be held at 10 am at Nawa Kadal.
Bablu, Transgender’s Association president expressed shock and grief over Reshma’s death. “We are pained and grieved over the death of our colleage,” Bablu said. (KNO)