Kerala nurse murdered in Oman; Sushma Swaraj condoles death

"I have asked Indian Ambassador to ascertain all the facts and report. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family," Swaraj tweeted.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: April 23, 2016 2:57:16 am
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A PAKISTANI national and the husband of Chikku Robert, a nurse from Kerala who was found murdered at her Oman residence, have been put under detention and are being probed in the case, External Affairs Ministry said Friday. “On 21st April in Salala Oman, a nurse from Kerala, Chikku Robert, was found murdered. Our mission in Muscat has informed us that the Royal Oman Police is investigating her death. A neighbour, who is a Pakistani national and her (Robert’s) husband are under detention and are being investigated,” said MEA spokesman Vikas Swarup Friday.

“The embassy is in touch with police authorities concerned. Her mortal remains are in a mortuary in the custody of Royal Oman Police,” he added.

 

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