Wednesday, January 18, 2017
News

Body of worker who died in Abu Dhabi fire reaches Hyderabad

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Hyderabad | Wednesday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST
 
Body of one of the five Indian workers who died in a fire in Abu Dhabi in October last year was Wednesday flown in here, officials said.

The body of Pitla Naresh, a native of Kamareddy district of Telangana, reached Hyderabad airport from Abu Dhabi. It was accompanied by his brother Pitla Swamy.

The body was then transported to his village in an ambulance arranged by the state authorities.

Five workers from Telangana were killed the fire accident occurred in labour camp Reem Island on October 19. They were working for Gulf Dunes Landscaping & Agricultural Services Company.

The NRI Department of the Telangana government had requested the Indian embassy to make arrangements for sending back the bodies.

The Indian embassy has informed the officials of NRI department in Telangana that bodies of Rakesh Thota, Prakash Malavath, Abhilesh Gandla and Naresh Muchindla are yet to be identified.

The department has been asked to prepare one close relative each of the deceased for journey to Abu Dhabi to give DNA samples.

The embassy asked the company to arrange visas, tickets, accommodation and all logistic help for the relatives of the deceased.

--IANS ms/vd

( 205 Words)

2017-01-11-22:16:07 (IANS)

Watch News Videos

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
INDIA WORLD ASIA
After Azmi, Kolkata's Shahi Imam advises...
People come out in large numbers to rais...
Thankful to Neetu for coping with me all...
J&K cop, ASI suspended for 'looting' jac...
Centre ready to provide security to Zair...
Congress is bereft of any concrete issue...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Salman acquitted in Arms Act case (... 
Passive AIDMK must settle Jallikatt... 
Thumb injury casts doubt on Mushfiq... 
StoreHippo's multi-store feature en... 
ATS sleuths reach Bihar to probe Ka... 
Service tax likely to be hiked to 1... 
India has established early contact... 
INEIGHT expands in city... 
 
Weather in Delhi