In a report by GhanaTalksRadio, the Igbo community in New Delhi, India has been thrown into heavy shock following the death of five “healthy men” within the space of one week.
A broadcaster named Okwuluora revealed through a post on Facebook that he had received evidence – photos and videos – of the alleged incidents.
According to him, “Five Igbo boys died in New Delhi, India within one week. I was sent the videos and pictures but I will not post them. So sad to behold. May their souls find peace. These are hard times,” he wrote.
Igbo people who reside in New Delhi took to social media on Saturday to confirm the incident as many tag insist it is a “mystery”.
One Another Marvellous Allen said one slumped and died while climbing the staircase on Saturday.
“We are losing our brothers here in New Delhi. The one that died today just went downstairs to buy a bottle of groundnut. While coming back, he fell at the step and died. In less than four days, four healthy men are dead,” he wrote.
Another Ekene Ubah said, “It happened here in New Delhi, India. Their death remains a mystery to us. We are in pain.”
Mike Sylvanus, living in New Delhi, said, “The sad news is real because we are yet to ascertain the cause of their death. About four young men died just this week here though some are suspecting it might be one commitment or the other to make quick money.”