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Body Of Five-Year-Old Found In River

A five-year-old student of Qeleni Village in Taveuni is the latest drowning victim in Fiji. This was confirmed yesterday by the Northern Divisional Police Commander (DPC) Senior Superintendent of Police
03 Nov 2016 11:29
Body Of Five-Year-Old Found In River
Drowning

A five-year-old student of Qeleni Village in Taveuni is the latest drowning victim in Fiji.

This was confirmed yesterday by the Northern Divisional Police Commander (DPC) Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Shiri Bhawan Singh.

“The student went for classes on Tuesday morning and did not return home,” SSP Singh said.

“The body of the student was found in a river near Qeleni Village.

The post mortem of the student will be conducted soon as investigation continues.”

The drowning toll stands at 17 compared to 25 for the same period last year.



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