A 20-year-old Zambian student has died in India after accidentally falling off a flight of stairs.
The deceased has been identified as Michael Muyande Chibanga, a student at Rayat Bahra University-Punjab, India.
The incident occurred on Sunday 18th April, 2021 around 01:30 AM and the next of keen has been notified.
The High Commission of the Republic of Zambia in New Delhi, India is actively following up on the incident and will provide an update once all the investigations are concluded.
The repatriation of the deceased’s remains to Zambia awaits the conclusion of the investigations by Indian police, post-mortem and further guidance from the family.
Zambia’s High Commissioner to India Her Excellency Mrs. Judith Kapijimpanga has conveyed a message of profound sorrow over the untimely demise of Mr. Chibanga.
This is contained in a statement made available by First Secretary Press at Zambia High Commission in India Bangwe Naviley Chisenga.