Malawi Vice President Everton Chimulirenji cancelled a political rally he was about to address at Nkhotakota LEA School after a vehicle hit and killed a child at the venue on Sunday.
DPP secretary general Grezelda Jeffrey confirmed the development saying the body of the child is being kept at Nkhotakota District Hospital mortuary.
According to Nkhotakota Police Station Public Relations Officer, Sub Inspector Williams Kaponda the boy identified as Waliya Muhammad Muhyuddin died after falling from a moving truck.
The truck registration number kk 8233 was mobilizing people to attend a public rally in the district was being driven by Esau Phiri.
Subscribe to AIH whatsapp forum for more News Updates +265998376011