Ex. Peruvian President Garcia committed suicide

LIMA: Former President of Peru Alan Garcia 69, has shot himself dead to avoid arrest in a corruption case. 

According to details, he committed suicide as soon as Police reached his residence to detain him. Prosecutors believe that former president had received over a hundred thousand dollars from a Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht but that act was camouflaged as payment to speak in a conference.

 

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.