Tista' taqra bil- Malti.
A young asylum seeker has died after sustaining a fall in an attempt to escape the Ħal Far detention centre, the Home Affairs Ministry announced.
The man, a Sudanese national, was 19 years old, and had been in the detention centre since June, a ministry spokesman told Newsbook.com.mt.
In a statement, the ministry said that the man fell off the boundary wall at around 5am.
A nurse posted at the detention centre provided first aid before an ambulance took him to Mater Dei Hospital. However, he was certified dead at 11.15am.
Duty magistrate Marse-Ann Farrugia is leading an inquiry.