DPP Northern region governor Ngiwira waiting Mutharika arrival in Mzuzu, Friday

By Francisco Mwanza

MZUZU-(MaraviPost)-The governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporter is reportedly died after sustained heavy injuries while trying to board a party vehicle.

The deceased who is yet to be identified was trying to board a car going back home after welcoming president Peter Mutharika on Friday, June 19, 2020 night died on the spot after a car run over his body at Shoprite roundabout in Mzuzu.

Confirming the accident,the police public relations officer for the north Peter Kalaya said the deceased identity is still unknown died while trying to jump in a car but unfortunately slept and the same car run over his body.

Kalaya said that the body of this man is still being kept at Mzuzu central hospital mortuary as his identity is being investigated.

A video which went viral on social media last night indicates the deceased boarded one of the cars hired by DPP officials which carried supporters from Rumphi.

Politicians in Malawi mostly from the ruling DPP have got a tendency of ferrying supporters from different directions to increase the number of attendees on their rallies as a political drive.

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