DHAKA: Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon paid tribute to the former mayor of undivided Dhaka City Corporation Sadeque Hossain Khoka.
Sayeed Khokon placed wreath over the coffin of Khoka at Nagar Bhaban around 3 pm on Thursday (November 7).
Besides, a large number of people, including former and current councilors, CEO of the corporation Shah Imdadul Haque, department heads of various offices, other officials and employees paid tribute to Khoka's body.
Khoka’s body arrived in Dhaka from USA on Thursday (Nov 7) morning.
The flight of Emirates Airline EK-202 carrying the body of Khoka landed at Dhaka airport at 8:26am from New York via Dubai.
Khoka breathed his last at a New York hospital on November 4.
He died at the age of 67.
BDST: 1719 HRS, NOV 07, 2019