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Sahara Khatun to be buried at Banani graveyard tomorrow

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:52 PM, 10 July 2020   Updated: 07:53 PM, 10 July 2020

Sahara Khatun to be buried at Banani graveyard tomorrow

Sahara Khatun to be buried at Banani graveyard tomorrow

Former Home Minister and Awami League presidium member Advocate Sahara Khatun will be buried at Banani graveyard on Saturday.

Awami League office secretary Barrister Biplob Barua said on Friday that a US-Bangla flight carrying Sahara Khatun's body would leave for Bangladesh at 9pm Bangkok time. It will reach Dhaka at night. She will be buried next to her parents at Banani graveyard on Saturday.

However, the time of janaza and burial has not been fixed yet, he said, adding that the senior leaders of the party will decide on the matter.

Former Home Minister Advocate Sahara Khatun died at a hospital in Bangkok, Thailand on Thursday night. She was 77. Earlier on July 6, Advocate Sahara Khatun was taken to Thailand's capital Bangkok for better treatment by an air ambulance.

Earlier, she was admitted to United Hospital on June 2 with various ailments including fever and allergies. She was taken to the ICU on the morning of June 19 after her condition deteriorated while she was being treated at the hospital.

Advocate Sahara Khatun elected MP thrice from Dhaka-18 constituency.

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