Mortal remains of Khoka arrives in Dhaka  

Staff Correspondent,, Dhaka


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The dead body of Sadeque Hossain Khoka, former Mayor of undivided Dhaka City Corporation, former minister of BNP government and a valiant freedom fighter has arrived this morning at Hazrat Shahzalal International airport on Thursday(Nov.7) morning from New York. 

The body of Khoka was brought in a Emirates air liner from New York where Khoka died after prolonged illness from kidney cancer at a New York hospital. The aircraft landed at 8-26 a.m.

BNP leaders and activists including Mirza Abbas were seen at the airport to receive the coffin.  

Earlier security men have enforced strong security measures in view of the arrival of the body of Khoka so that none tries to create law and order situation around the airport.