Mitkumar Patel : “Indian Student Missing in London Found Dead in Thames River | Representative Image”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : 23-Year-Old Indian Student’s Life Tragically Cut Short in London’s Thames River

In a heart-wrenching turn of events, the Thames River in London has become the setting for yet another distressing incident. A 23-year-old Indian student, who had been missing in the United Kingdom for weeks, was sadly discovered dead in the river near the Canary Wharf neighborhood in east London. The victim has been identified as Mitkumar Patel, a young man with dreams of a brighter future.

Mitkumar Patel arrived in the UK on September 19, 2023, filled with hope and aspirations of pursuing higher education and securing his family’s future. Hailing from a humble background, his family, who were once farmers in a small village, had pinned their hopes on his success in a foreign land. However, their dreams quickly turned into a nightmare when Mitkumar went missing on November 17, 2023.

According to reports, the 23-year-old Indian student was scheduled to begin a part-time job at Amazon and commence his studies at Sheffield Hallam University on November 20. Sadly, fate had different plans for him, and his life was cruelly cut short.

The Metropolitan Police have stated that they do not believe his death to be suspicious, leaving many questions unanswered about the circumstances surrounding his tragic demise. The investigation into the cause of death continues, hoping to bring some closure to Mitkumar’s grieving family.

In an effort to facilitate the repatriation of Mitkumar’s body to India, a Go Fund Me online fundraiser has been initiated by one of his relatives. The campaign has garnered tremendous support, raising over GBP 4,500 in just a week. The funds will be utilized to ensure that Mitkumar’s family in India can bid their final farewell to their beloved son in a dignified manner.

This devastating incident serves as a reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of safety measures and support systems for individuals living away from home. The Indian community in London and beyond mourns the loss of Mitkumar Patel, a young man whose dreams were tragically shattered. May his soul rest in peace.

(With inputs from agencies)

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