Bangladeshi killed in NZ mosque attack buried in N’ganj


Narayanganj, Mar 27: Bangladeshi man Omor Faruk, who was killed in New Zealand mosque attack, was buried at the central graveyard in Bandar upazila of Narayanganj on Wednesday morning.Earlier his namaz-e-janaza was held at Sirajuddollah playground at 10 am.

The body of Omor along with another Bangladeshi citizen arrived in Dhaka last night.

Family members and relatives of the deceased received the bodies at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 11:15pm.

On March 15, a total of 50 people were shot dead as a white supremacist shot and killed devotees at two mosques – Al Noor and Linwood – at Christchurch.

Among the dead, five were identified as Bangladeshi nationals.