The Indian Embassy confirmed the death of its citizens in Sochi

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori ambulanceThe Indian Embassy confirmed the death of its citizens in Sochi© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The Indian Embassy in Russia confirmed that during an accident in the Kuban region killed one citizen, his body will be delivered home as soon as possible but not before the autopsy, which is scheduled for Monday, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the diplomatic mission Amarendra Parida.

Earlier it was reported that a Russian citizen and an Indian national were killed in the collision of car and bus on the road Adler — Krasnaya Polyana. Information about the accident came the duty of the police in Sochi around 06.50. In fact the incident is checked, set all the causes and circumstances of the incident.

«We know what happened — this terrible incident. Two citizens of India were in the car, they came to Russia to watch the World Cup games. The deceased’s name was Aditya okay, Ranjan and another passenger — Subrat Bhushan Sharma. They went somewhere between Adler and Krasnaya Polyana, as far as we know, when it happened,» said Parida.

He stressed that the Embassy is in close contact with the families of Indian nationals and working with the Russian authorities on the incident.

«An autopsy will be performed Monday, and we are doing everything possible to his body as soon as possible was forwarded to his homeland in India. This will happen as soon as will be resolved all the necessary formalities,» added Parida.

The second passenger is now in hospital and reported that his condition is stable.

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