Istanbul Attack: Bodies of Indian victims reach home
�The Turkish Airlines plane carrying the bodies landed at Mumbai airport shortly after 5 AM,� BJP MP Kirit Somaiya, who received the bodies at the airport told the newspaper
The bodies of film producer-realtor Abis Rizvi and fashion designer Khushi Shah, who were killed in the terror attack at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year, arrived in Mumbai on Wednesday morning, Indian Express reported.
Khushi, a fashion designer from Vadodara city, and Abis Hasan Rizvi, son of former Rajya Sabha MP and noted builder from Bandra in Mumbai Akhtar Hasan Rizvi, were among the 39 people killed when a gunman went on a rampage at a nightclub where revellers were celebrating the New Year in Turkey on Sunday.
“The Turkish Airlines plane carrying the bodies landed at Mumbai airport shortly after 5 AM,” BJP MP Kirit Somaiya, who received the bodies at the airport told the newspaper.
Rizvi's body was handed over to his family in Bandra and Khushi body was flown to Vadodara for cremation tomorrow. Rizvi's final burial will also be performed at the same time, the report added.
Meanwhile, Turkish police have released a photo of the main suspect who fled from the scene after the attack on the New Year's Eve in a popular nightclub in Istanbul that killed 39 people, including 15 foreign citizens.