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1st janaza of 23 plane crash victims held in Nepal

Sun Online Desk     19th March, 2018 09:41:09 printer

1st janaza of 23 plane crash victims held in Nepal

The first namaj-e-janaza of 23 US-Bangla plane crash victims was held at Bangladesh mission in Kathmandu on Monday morning, UNB reports.

 

The identified bodies of 23 victims were taken to embassy around 8:30am where the janaza was held at 9am, said US-Bangla Airline's GM (Marketing Support and PR) Kamrul Islam.

 

A cargo plane of Bangladesh Air Force, carrying the bodies, is scheduled to land at Shahjalal International Airport in the city around 3pm.

 

A total of 23 bodies were identified till Sunday.

 

At least 51 people, including 26 Bangladeshi nationals, were killed as the US-Bangla Airlines aircraft crashed and burst into flames at Tribhuvan International Airport in the capital of Himalayan county Nepal on Monday last.

 

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