Authorities of Saudi Arabia suspect that three bodies found might be those of the missing Mauritians. It is yet to be confirmed.
Pilgrims in Mina
The corpse of Saida Janoo was recently found among other victims of the deadly stampede that occurred in Mina, Saudi Arabia, last month. Apart from her, 4 other Mauritians were also reported to be missing. Now, it seems that 3 more have been found dead. However, this has not yet been confirmed.
Sam Lauthan explains that they have received information concerning 3 corpses that might be Mauritians. The identification of the bodies would be done soon.
Minister Showkutally Soodhun who is currently in Saudi Arabia to try to accelerate the search of the Mauritians will assist in the identification process together with a member of the Hadj Mission.