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Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne passed away after he suffered a massive heart attack. The top cricketer was holidaying in Thailand along with his friends. Six days after the tragedy, Shane Warne's mortal remains reached Melbourne last night as per the Indian time. His mortal remains are brought back to Melbourne from Thailand in a special private jet. They arrived at the Essendon North Airport in Melbourne and his coffin was wrapped in the Australian national flag. Shane Warne was holidaying in Koh Samui island and he passed away on the night of Friday.
The autopsy report said that Shane Warne passed away due to natural causes and there was nothing unusual. His last rites are expected to be held today after his mortal remains will be placed for a public visit for his fans and family members. The government of Australia asl announced that his last memorial service will be performed with state honours on March 30th. More than one lakh people are expected to attend the event at the Melbourne Cricket ground. The 52-year-old cricketer was one of the best players of the world and he has many records for his name. A public condolence meeting will be held after the funeral. All the cricketers who worked with Shane Warne reminded of their fond memories with the legendary cricketer.
By Siva Kumar