Body of Sahara Khatun brought back home

Sun Online Desk

11th July, 2020 09:37:55 printer

Body of Sahara Khatun brought back home

Body of Former Home Minister and Awami League presidium member Advocate Sahara Khatun was brought back home from Bangkok of Thailand early Saturday.

Advocate Sahara Khatun will be laid to rest at Banani graveyard in the capital this morning. 

She passed away at a hospital in Bangkok on Thursday night at the age of 77.A special flight of US-Bangla Airlines, carried her mortal remains at 1:56 am.

Her Namaz-e-Janaza will be held at Banani mosque premises at 11am abiding by health guidelines. Later, she will be laid to rest at her mother’s grave.

Sahara Khatun was flown to Bangkok by an air ambulance on Monday. Since then, she had been undergoing treatment at Bumrungrad International Hospital.

Earlier, she was taken to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of United Hospital as her condition deteriorated.

Sahara Khatun was admitted to the hospital on June 2 with fever and some old age complications.

The AL leader was elected MP thrice from Dhaka-18 constituency.