The body of the deceased Awami League presidium member and former Home Minister Advocate Sahara Khatun will be brought to Dhaka from Bangkok on Friday (July 10) night. She will be buried at Banani Cemetery on Saturday.
Awami League office secretary Biplob Barua confirmed this information to the media this afternoon.He said, “A flight of US-Bangla airlines with Sahara's body would leave for Bangladesh at 9:00 pm (Bangkok time). It will reach Dhaka at night. She will be buried next to his parents at Banani Cemetery on Saturday.”
He, however, also said that the time of janaza and burial has not been fixed then.
Sahara Khatun breathed her last at 11:25 pm (Bangladesh time) at the Bumrungrad International Hospital in Thailand while she was undergoing treatment there.
President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed deep shock and condolence at the death of Sahara Khatun.