Indian dies after falling from Dubai high-rise

 An Indian in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has died, the latest in a series of deaths, after falling from the balcony of his 16th floor apartment.

IANS| Last Updated: Oct 22, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

Dubai: An Indian in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has died, the latest in a series of deaths, after falling from the balcony of his 16th floor apartment.

Police said Tuesday this was the fourth incident of death after falling from high-rises in five days in the emirate of Sharjah, the Gulf News reported.=

The apparent cause of the latest accident was not immediately available, police said.

They are investigating whether the fall was suicide-related.

Police identified the victim only with his initials - M.A.S.