A total of 41 bodies of the victims of Chawkbazar fire were identified as of Thursday evening.
Of them, the bodies of 32 victims were handed over to their families as of 7:30pm.Relatives identified them at Dhaka Medical College Hospital morgue.
The deceased include Arafat, Shahadat Hossain, Helal Uddin, Enamul Haque Kazi, Mosharraf Hossain, Kamal Hossain, Siddique Ullah, Wasi Uddin, Syed Khabir, Jummon, Ali Hossain, Yamin Khan Roni,
Morshed Alam, Mithu, Sajib, Hafez Md Kawsar, Abdur Rahim alias Dulal, Mahir, Sonia, Abu Bakkar Siddique, Imtiaz Imroze Rasu, Masud Rana, Mabubur Rahman Raju, Ashraf Haque Rajan, Omar Faruk, Md Ali, Apu Raihan, Jasim Uddin, Md Raju, Md Nayan Khan, Ayesha Khatun, Anwar Hossain, Siam Arafat, Mojibur Hawladar, Alauddin Mahi and Nur Hossain.
Selim Reza, additional divisional commissioner of Dhaka, said they were gradually handing over the bodies to their relatives.
The government has provided Tk 20,000 for the burial of each deceased, he said.