Ayub Bachchu's fans and peers gather at the Shaheed Minar on October, 19 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
People stand in queue with flowers to pay tributes to Ayub Bachchu at the Shaheed Minar premises on October 19, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
Hundreds of mourning fans pay their last respects to Ayub Bachchu Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
Bachchu's body arrives at the Shaheed Minar around 10:22am on October 19, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
An ambulance carrying the body of Ayub Bachchu reach on the premises of Shaheed Minar around 10:25am on October 19, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu
Fans pay tribute to their favorite singer with guitar shaped funeral flowers Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
Fans and colleagues pour in their respects with wreaths of flower at the Central Shaheed Minar, on October19, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
Hundreds of fans gather at Central Shaheed Minar on October 19, 2018 to pay their last tribute to legendary singer Ayub Bachchu Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune
Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor breaks in tears as he pays tribute to the legendary singer Ayub Bachchu at the Central Shaheed Minar, on October19, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/ Dhaka Tribune
As his body laid in repose at the Shaheed Minar, fans broke down in tears as they paid their respects to the guitar legend
The body of Ayub Bachchu was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar where his colleagues, fellow musicians, artistes and cultural activists along with people from all walks of life paid their respects to the legendary singer.
His body was taken to the Shaheed Minar around 10:22am on Friday.
Bachchu will be buried next to his mother at his family’s graveyard, in his hometown of Chittagong, on Saturday.
He is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter, alongside countless fans and disciples to mourn his death.