• Tuesday, May 24, 2022

INDIA

Indian Police Consult Experts On Prospect Of Recovering Body Of US Citizen

John Allen Chau (26) was killed last week after travelling to North Sentinel, part of the Indian archipelago of Andaman and Nicobar in the Bay of Bengal to try to convert the tribe to Christianity (Getty Images).

By: Radhakrishna N S

Indian police are working with anthropologists and psychologists to see if a plan can be forged to recover the body of an American missionary suspected to have been killed by an isolated tribe on a remote island, an officer said on Monday (26). John Allen Chau (26) is believed to have been killed last week after travelling to North Sentinel, part of the Indian archipelago of Andaman and Nicobar in the Bay of Bengal to try to convert the tribe to Christianity. The Sentinelese, generally considered the last pre-Neolithic tribe in the world, have violently resisted any contact with outsiders.…

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