Dhaka attack: Tarishi’s body reaches delhi, last rites to be performed today


The mortal remains of 19-year-old Tarishi Jain, who was killed in a gruesome attack at a cafe in Dhaka alongwith 20 hostages , arrived at Delhi’s IGI airport at around 12:30 p.m on Monday.

Tarishi’s remains will be taken to Gurgaon where her last rites will be conducted. Rajeev Jain, Tarishi’s uncle said, “After custom formalities, we will keep the body at the Community Centre, Arjun Marg, DLF, Phase-1 for rituals. The last rites will be performed at Shiv Murti Cremation ground near IFFCO Chowk in Gurgaon’s Sector 29 at 5:30 pm,”

Tarishi, a student at UC Berkeley, was on vacation in Dhaka. She was caught up in the horrific 11-hour siege at the Holey Artisan Bakery and was later killed after being taken hostage by a group of attackers.

Tarishi was to come down to Ferozabad on July 4 in Uttar Pradesh to meet her extended family here. The same day when her body will come down from Dhaka for her last rites to be held in Gurgaon at 5:30 pm.


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