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Body of missing Caribbean Airlines pilot may have been found

Published:Monday | February 9, 2015 | 2:49 PM
Azad Niamat

(CMC):

Law enforcement authorities say forensic tests will have to be carried out to determine whether or not the body found today in a rural village is that of Caribbean Airlines (CAL) director, Azad Niamat, who has been reported missing since January 29.




The body was discovered in Brazil village a few miles from where the vehicle which the retired pilot was last seen driving and found abandoned a week ago.



Relatives have offered an undisclosed amount of money as a reward for information leading to the whereabouts of the 69-year-old who is reported to have left his home in Chaguanas in central Trinidad on January 29, indicating that he was going to purchase parts for a wireless router and has not been seen since.



A friend of the family, Imam Morland Lynch, who saw the body, told the Express newspaper that the body was clad in the same clothing that Niamat was last seen wearing.



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