Farooq Abdullah to attend Bangladesh president's funeral

Last Updated: Thu, Mar 21, 2013 15:00 hrs

New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah will attend the state funeral of Bangladesh President Zillur Rahman Friday, an official statement said.

Rahman, 83, died at a hospital in Singapore following respiratory problems.

Both houses of India's parliament Thursday observed a minute's silence in tribute to Rahman.

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