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Inquest to open on Afghanistan man found dead in container at port of Tilbury

THE INQUEST into a man found dead in a container at the port of Tilbury opens on Monday December 6th.

Meet Singh Kapoor (40) from Afghanistan was found dead on Saturday, August 16. when staff at the port heard cries from a container.

Mr Kapoor was among a group of 35 immigrants, including 13 children, the rest of whom survived the ordeal.

The group is believed to have fled Afghanistan after suffering persecution.

The inquest is set to be held at Chelmsford Coroners Court.


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