Muscat: Roshni Moolchandani, a young Indian model who was killed in Thursday’s horrific bus crash in Dubai, was cremated here on Saturday evening.
The funeral took place at the Hindu Crematorium in Jebel Ali and was completed at around 7.45pm on Saturday.
In her last series of Instagram stories from Oman, Roshni posted photos and videos of her enjoying the holiday in Salalah. Her final photo from Muscat had the caption: ‘And it’s time to go … Back home.’
With close to 53,000 followers, Roshni’s Instagram account shows marvellous photos of the young model at picturesque locations, including her workplace.
Several Instagram followers expressed their grief and paid condolences after they read her name in the list of victims announced by the Indian Consulate in Dubai on Friday.
According to Indian social worker and Pravasi Bharatiya Award winner Girish Pant, Roshni’s father and brother came over from India to perform the last rites here itself.
Roshni, 22, worked with the marketing department of a luxury hotel in Palm Jumeirah.
She was into modelling, had won beauty contests and taken part in many fashion shows.