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Indian-origin student found dead

Mir Source: Facebook

Mir hailed from Hyderabad's and arrived in London in 2009 to pursue an MBA.

Mir Baquer Ali Rizvi, a 33-year-old Indian-origin student was found dead in London.

Mir was struck by a Tube train at an underground station in London.

He was pronounced dead at Osterley Tube station.

British Transport Police (BTP), who led the investigation, ruled out murder as the cause of the death.

The police said that the official reason will only be confirmed by a coroner at a future date.

A BTP spokesperson said - "The man's death is not being treated as suspicious and his family has been made aware. A file will be prepared for the coroner."

Mir hailed from Hyderabad's Miralam Mandi area. He arrived in London in 2009 to pursue Master of Business Administration (MBA).

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has informed Rizvi's family about the incident after getting a note from the London Police about his death.


Earlier this month, another Indian-origin MBA student died after his throat was slashed on the street near his home in west London on April 10.

According to the Evening Standard, Sahil Roy, 28 year-old, was stabbed as a result of a "petty row over a few pounds."

A Metropolitan Police statement said - "A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man in Isleworth. Police were called at 4.05pm (UK time) on Sunday to Summerwood Road in Isleworth following reports of man suffering from a stab injury."

A man was arrested on suspicion of murder and was being held at a south London police station for Roy's stabbing.

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation should call the incident room on 020 8721 4005 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or

Source The Times of India, India Today