Flight of no return

Originally from Surathkal, Pereira who had settled down in Dubai, told his parents that he had to collect some certificates and meet his friends. After Saturday’s air crash, friends and relatives of Pereira in Surathkal discovered that he too had died.

Pereira had completed PUC from Govinda Dasa College in Surathkal and obtained a diploma from the  Sunkadakatte Polytechnic, before leaving for Dubai to take up a job in a shipping company.

Shoe and watch

Ater the plane crash, his parents took the special flight arranged by the Air India Express and identified the body with the help of the shoe and watch Jackson was wearing. The parents are now waiting for the arrival of their relatives from Mumbai for the funeral on Tuesday.

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