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Relatives Flying To Fiji For Prasad’s Funeral

Relatives Flying To Fiji For Prasad’s Funeral
The late Sumeet Krishna Prasad with his wife Lia and their eldest daughter.
July 14
11:00 2017

 

Sumeet Krishna Prasad, 34, who died in a road accident at Veisari outside Suva, on Tuesday, will be laid to rest on July 22, at Nadi.

Mr Prasad’s wife, Lia Prasad, will be arriving in the country on Monday from Germany while his sister Pria Prasad arrived at the Nadi International Airport last night from New Zealand. His mum is due from Canada later today.

Mr Prasad was returning from Nadi when the accident at Veisari, outside Lami happened.

It is alleged that while overtaking a vehicle, his car collided with a truck coming in the opposite direction, Police said.

He was rushed to the Suva Colonial War Memorial Hospital but was  pronounced dead on arrival.

The father of two was a former employee of World Wide Fund Pacific (WWF) and was a diver. He had gone down to Nadi for 10 days.

Mr Prasad was renting at Valelevu and was preparing to go to Germany for two-and-a-half-years to reunite with his German wife and children. He was also due to study the German language.

His close family members are still in shock with the news of his death.

Edited by Ranoba Baoa

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