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Shree Krishna Shrestha: Funeral procession heads toward Aryaghat


Asika Sambahangphe, KATHMANDU: The funeral procession of late cine artist Shree Krishna Shrestha is heading toward Aryaghat in Pashupatinath area where the dead body will be cremated. 

Cine artists, political leaders along with Nepali cine fans paid last condolence to the late actor at the Nepal Academy. 

People in droves reach Nepal Academy for condolence

People from different walks of life in large numbers have reached the Kamaladi-based Nepal Academy to pay condolence to the late renowned Nepali cine star Shree Krishna Shrestha on Monday evening.

The funeral cortege started from Tribhuvan International Airport and reached Nepal Academy passing through Tinkune, New Baneshwor and Maitighar.

The funeral procession for last rites will begin after condolence ceremony. Deceased actor’s body is to be cremated at Aryaghat in Pashupatinath area.

The dead body of Shrestha, who passed away at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi-based due to pneumonia on Saturday night, was brought to the capital this afternoon.

Huge crowd of Nepali cine fans gather for Shrestha´s solemn procession 

The body of popular Nepali film star Shree Krishna Shrestha has been transported to Kathmandu. 

Cine stars including Shiva Shrestha, Jharana Thapa, Aryan Sigdel, Film Director Akash Adhikari, among others, are participating the procession. 

Similarly, a huge crowd of well-wishers, relatives and fans have also gathered for Shrestha´s solemn procession. According to the information made available to Myrepulica, deceased Shrestha’s wife Sweta Khadka is not in the procession.

According to Adhikari, the funeral cortege starting from Tribhuvan International Airport will pass through Tinkune, New Baneshwor, Maitighar to Kamaladi-based Nepal Academy Hall. 

His body will be kept at the premises of Nepal Academy Hall from 3pm to 5pm for condolence.

The funeral procession for last rites will begin from Academy Hall at 5 pm. Deceased actor’s body is to be cremated at Aryaghat in Pashupatinath area with state honor.

      Actor Shrestha  passed away at New Delhi-based Sir Ganga Ram Hospital due to pneumonia on Saturday night. He is reported to have been diagnosed with bone cancer a week before his death.

      Born 47 years ago at Mehpi in Kathmandu, Shrestha is survived by his wife, octogenarian mother, five brothers and one sister.

              He was youngest among the brothers and sister in the family.

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