The body of President Zillur Rahman arrived in Dhaka Thursday noon, a day after he died at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore.
A flight of Bangladesh Biman Airlines carrying the body of the 84-year-old president touched the ground of Shahjalal International Airport around noon.
He will be laid to the eternal rest by his wife at the Banani graveyard around 5:00pm Friday.
His first namaz-e-janaza would be held at the Jatiya Eidgah Maidan at 2:30pm and the second janaza at the South Plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban at 3:30pm Friday.
The president went to Singapore on March 10 for treatment for his respiratory problems and other complications.