Shaw Plaza fatal fall: Indian national was working to pay off debt for home he built for new wife

The Ministry of Manpower said on Nov 16 that Mr Ravichandran had fallen through a partition board, from level 1 to basement 1 of the building.
The Ministry of Manpower said on Nov 16 that Mr Ravichandran had fallen through a partition board, from level 1 to basement 1 of the building.PHOTO: ST READER

SINGAPORE - The Indian-national worker who died as a result of a fall from height at Shaw Plaza had to work in Singapore to pay off loans he took to build a house for his wife and the family they wanted to have.

Mr Ramakrishnan Ravichandran, who had been married for less than a year, had to leave his new bride behind in Tamil Nadu three months ago to move here to eke out a living.

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