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.