Nepali migrant worker dies in Malaysia

SAPTARI: A Nepali migrant worker in Malaysia was killed in the line of duty after falling off the second floor of his office building on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Jitendra Yadav (28), a permanent resident of Rajbiraj Municipality in Saptari district, informed Chandan Yadav, executive officer of Rajbiraj-based Sabal Nepal, an NGO.

Jitendra had gone to Malaysia some 11 months ago in course of foreign employment.

Meanwhile, family of the deceased has urged the concerned authorities to help bring Chandan's body home as soon as possible.