2 Indian Students Killed in a Fire Accident in Russia

Published: 16th February 2016 10:21 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th February 2016 10:26 AM   |  A+A-

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. in Islamabad. |AP

Two female medical students were reportedly killed in a fire accident in their university in Smolensk, Russia, yesterday.

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted about the death of the two female students, who were native of Maharashtra. They were pursuing a medical degree at the Smolensk Medical Academy.

Swaraj also tweeted that few other students were also injured in the fire. It remains unclear of the other injured students were also of Indian origin.


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