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Vivek Moitra's body to arrive in Mumbai tonight

The body will arrive at the airport in Mumbai at 10 pm and be taken to his parents' home at Kharghar in Navi Mumbai.

india Updated: Jun 03, 2006 17:31 IST

The body of late BJP leader Pramod Mahajan's secretary Vivek Moitra will arrive in Mumbai on Saturday night from Delhi, party sources said.

The body will arrive at the airport in Mumbai at 10 pm and be taken to his parents' home at Kharghar in Navi Mumbai.

The cremation will take place around midnight, the sources said. BJP Mumbai president Prakash Mehta and some other leaders are expected to attend the funeral, they said.

Moitra was declared dead on admission at a Delhi hospital on Friday following suspected poisoning.

Sources at AIIMS, where the post mortem was conducted on Saturday, said traces of poison were found in the body.