Body of Gaffar Chowdhury arrives in Dhaka

  • Bangladesh’s national flag was draped over the coffin of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, after it was taken off an aircraft at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh’s national flag was draped over the coffin of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, after it was taken off an aircraft at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh’s national flag was draped over the coffin of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, after it was taken off an aircraft at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh’s national flag was draped over the coffin of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, after it was taken off an aircraft at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq, Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan, State Minister for Aviation Md Mahbub Ali, Awami League Presidium Member Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya paid their respects to departed writer Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury by laying flowers on the coffin at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq, Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan, State Minister for Aviation Md Mahbub Ali, Awami League Presidium Member Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya paid their respects to departed writer Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury by laying flowers on the coffin at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in an ambulance after a delegation paid its respects to him at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A delegation which included Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq, Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan, State Minister for Aviation Md Mahbub Ali, Awami League Presidium Member Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya, and Awami League Office Secretary Biplob Barua were present at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport to receive the body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A delegation which included Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq, Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan, State Minister for Aviation Md Mahbub Ali, Awami League Presidium Member Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya, and Awami League Office Secretary Biplob Barua were present at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport to receive the body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, arrived in Dhaka aboard a Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane at 11 am on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, arrived in Dhaka aboard a Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane at 11 am on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, arrived in Dhaka aboard a Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane at 11 am on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The body of Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, the journalist and columnist best known for writing the lyrics to ‘Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano’, arrived in Dhaka aboard a Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane at 11 am on Saturday, May 28, 2022. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi