Kozhikode: Fabi Basheer, widow of Vaikom Muhammed Basheer, passed away at a private hospital here on Wednesday.
She was 77.
She had been suffering from colon cancer for quite some time.
Fabi was admitted to the hospital three days ago with pneumonia and had been in the ICU of the hospital.
Basheer and Fabi entered into wedlock on December 18, 1958.
She is survived by their children Shahina and Anees.