MNA Entertainment Desk: People from all walks of life on Friday paid their last tributes to celebrated guitarist, songwriter, composer and singer Ayub Bachchu at the Central Shaheed Minar when millions of fans in every corner of the country and abroad are mourning the irreparable loss.
The body of the popular singer, carried by an ambulance, reached the ShaheedMinar around 10:25am.
The body was kept there until 12:30pm giving a chance to his fans, well-wishers and followers to see him for the last time, reported news agency.
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor, SommilitoSangskritikJote leaders including eminent drama personality Nasiruddin Yusuf Bachchu, AyubBachchu’s colleagues, fellow musicians, artistes and cultural activists along with people from all walks of life gathered there to pay their respects.
Singers, musicians, cultural personalities and fans started crowding the venue since early morning. After arrival of the body, they placed wreaths on the coffin of Bachchu. They also observed one minute’s silence paying homage to the genius.