Indian Found Dead in New Zealand


Wellington: Police searching for a 20-year-old Indian student who went missing last week in New Zealand found a body on Sunday. Mandeep Singh, a culinary arts student went missing last Sunday after clubbing with his friends before they lost contact with him in the Bungalow 8 night club at the Viaduct harbour about 3am.

Police said that a body has been recovered from the Waitemata harbour. The body is yet to be formally identified, but police have been searching the area for the missing Indian student.

Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Marcia Murray had on Friday said that the search in central Auckland had failed to provide any further lines of inquiry into what happened to the student. Police said the matter would now be referred to the coroner, the report said.