Serb List MP dies in a road accident

Serb List MP dies in a road accident

Pristina, April 2, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

On Thursday, parliament in Kosovo started its proceedings with a minute of silence on the occasion of the death of the Serb List MP, Velimir Rakic.

The 63 year old from the village of Socanica, has lost his life on Wednesday around 8 pm in Leposavic.

Police sources said that the tragic accident happened after a Golf 4 vehicle that the victim was driving clashed with a Mercedes type vehicle.

The MP was immediately rushed in the hospital of Mitrovica, but doctors could do nothing to save him.

Rakic has been a member of the Parliamentary Committee for Agriculture, Forestry and Environment at the Parliament of Kosovo.

Mr. Rakic was 63 years old, married and lived in the village of Socanica in Leposavic. /ibna/