Nehal Vekaria


Age: 16

Kenyan Indian final-year student at Arya Vedic Secondary School in the Nairobi suburbs of Ngara, Kenya who was reportedly among at least 67 known fatalities shot and killed in a September 21 terrorist attack and mass shooting after several unidentified gunmen opened fire and threw grenades at the upscale Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, Kenya and wounded more than 175 other people during the bloody four-day siege, in which the Somali affiliate of Al Qaeda has claimed responsibility for the incident.

Cause of Death: Shot and killed during a violent shooting rampage

Born: 1997

Died: September 21, 2013

Nairobi, Kenya