The body of the deceased and much-missed actor Farooq Sheikh would be flown in from Dubai today afternoon.
This, after much agony and trauma for Farooque's family.
Apparently, Farooq's dear friend Shabana Azmi intervened on the family's behalf. Says the family friend, "Shabanaji spoke to the Indian Consulate in Dubai and to the external ministry in Delhi. The paperwork has now been cleared. Farooq Saab's body would be flown back from Dubai to Mumbai on Monday afternoon."
The funeral will take place on Monday evening, December 30, between 5.30 pm and 7 pm. Highland Park Building, Next to Pizza Hut, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri.