Indian national said to have been killed with a forklift

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  • Saturday, 06 Jun 2020

POLICE suspect that a forklift might have been used to kill an Indian national who was found dead in Klang, reported Makkal Osai. The body of Sethu Ezhilarasan, 21, was found in Pulau Indah following reports lodged by the public, said South Klang district police chief ACP Shamsul Amar Ramli.

Police retrieved the victim’s body and sent it to the Klang Hospital for an autopsy.

The victim was found to have deep wounds on his chest and back, which were suspected to have been caused by a forklift.

Police had since arrested five men, aged between 32 and 47, and confiscated a forklift and other items from a factory in the area.

Police said the victim might have been killed elsewhere and his body disposed of in Pulau Indah.

> The Tamil daily also reported that a Hindu temple in Chemor, Perak, is in danger of being washed away due to soil erosion.

The Sri Maha Ellai Kaliamman Temple sits on the riverbank of Sungai Kinta.

Only 10m away from the water’s edge, the temple is located on the riverbank that is eroding, especially during heavy rain, said temple committee chairman R. Manikam.

The above article is compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with this ' >'sign, it denotes a separate news item.

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