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Indian student dies at B'desh medical college, flight carrying mortal remains takes off from Dhaka

Press Trust of India  |  Dhaka 

An aircraft carrying the mortal remains of an Indian girl, who was pursuing her MBBS degree from a private medical college in Bangladesh, took off from on Sunday.

Quratul Ain, a fourth-year MBBS student from Jammu and Kashmir's district, died on Saturday after suffering a seizure at the hostel of (TMMC) in Bangladesh's district, according to

"Our thoughts are with the dear ones of Ms. flight AI 229 carrying her mortal remains has taken off from Dhaka," the here tweeted on Sunday.

The 22-year-old girl was "suffering from epilepsy for a long time, but she stopped receiving medicine recently," the report quoted a doctor as saying.

Following her death, the family and former JK chief ministers and sought Sushma Swaraj's help to bring back Quratul's body.

Meanwhile, Swaraj also tweeted, "The family should not worry. With the efforts of in Dhaka, the mortal remains of Ms.Quaratulain MBBS student from are on board and the flight has taken off. My Officers are waiting at the to receive her mortal remains.

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First Published: Sun, April 14 2019. 23:25 IST