Dhaka, Sept. 28 -- Attorney General Mahbubey Alam laid to rest at the Martyred Intellectuals Graveyard in Dhaka's Mirpur after a namaz-e-janaza at the Supreme Court premises, his workplace for almost half a century, on Monday.

His body was taken to the Supreme Court premises around 11:00 am and the namaj-e-janaza was held at 11:30 am

Wreaths were placed on Alam's coffin on behalf of President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina after the funeral prayer.

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, Law Minister Anisul Huq, Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim, Railway Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujon, DSCC Mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and Law Secretary Md Golam Sarwar were among those who paid their final respects to the late ...