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Ambassador to Nepal: Three remaining bodies of Bangladeshis identified

  • Published at 08:12 pm March 21st, 2018
  • Last updated at 02:55 am March 22nd, 2018
Ambassador to Nepal: Three remaining bodies of Bangladeshis identified
The Bangladesh Ambassador to Nepal Mashfee Binte Shams said on Wednesday that the three remaining bodies of the Bangladeshi victims, who died in the crash of a plane operated by Bangladeshi airline US-Bangla, have been identified. The bodies of Nazrul Islam, Pias Roy and Alifuzzaman were identified and the bodies would soon be sent home, she said. “There is no other barrier to send their bodies to Bangladesh,” the ambassador said. “We have already talked with the US-Bangla Airlines’ authority and they are working on this matter.” On March 12, a plane, operated by Bangladeshi airline US-Bangla, crashed during landing at Kathmandu airport with 71 people on board. Fifty people, including 26 Bangladeshis, were killed in the accident. The bodies of 23 Bangladeshis arrived in Dhaka on Monday. The article was first published on banglatribune.com