Monday 21 October, 2019

Update: Republic Bank employee murdered in Siparia

Republic Bank has issued condolences after one of its employees, Neisha Cyleane Sankar was reportedly murdered on Monday morning. 

Police this morning reported to a report of a homicide along La Brea Trace, Siparia.

Initital reports indicate Sankar was chopped to death in front of her 9-year-old son just before 6 am. 

The bank, in a statement, said Sankar was a member of their team for over 7 years, having worked at the Siparia and Fyzabad branches during her tenure. 

Republic Bank's General Manager, Group Marketing and Communications, Michelle Palmer-Keizer said, "Neisha has been a member of our team for over 7 years and we are deeply saddened by her untimely passing. Our thoughts, prayers and sympathies go out to her family, friends and colleagues at this time and we will provide support as needed to her family."

Republic Bank said it has initiated its employee assistance programme to provide support to its members who would have worked closely with Sankar over the years. 

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