It is with heavy hearts that we report on the deaths of Attorney Sasha Ramzan and her boyfriend, Peter Charles. This morning, their bodies were found in an apparent murder-suicide at Belle West Canal No. 2 Polder, West Bank Demerara.Keep reading more
Who Was Sasha Ramzan?
Sasha Ramzan was a 30 year old prominent attorney in Guyana who worked hard to protect the rights of indigenous people. She was highly respected by her peers and colleagues, who remember her as a passionate advocate for human rights and social justice issues. Her tenacity and commitment to defend those without a voice were unmatched—she was truly one-of-a-kind. Moreover, she was an active member in her community; she volunteered her time at local shelters and taught classes at schools about women’s rights.
How Sasha ramzan and Peter charles died?
The news of the heartbreaking murders of attorney Sasha Ramzan 30,and her boyfriend, Peter Charles 23, has left the Guyanese community in a state of shock and disbelief. The two were found dead today after an apparent incident of murder-suicide at Belle West Canal No. 2 Polder, West Bank Demerara. Police have confirmed that Ramzan was shot twice, while Charles had a single wound – seemingly from a self-inflicted gun shot wound. An investigation is underway to determine the exact circumstances of Sasha ramzan and Peter charles deaths and hopefully bring justice to those responsible for such tragedy.
The Impact of Her Death
Attorney and Guyana Election Commission member Sase Gunraj recently had an incredible encounter with Charles just one day before his passing. He was dropping off Ramzan at her workplace and the two chatted for a moment before Charles drove away. His sudden passing came as a huge shock to Gunraj, who reflected on it in a heart-breaking post shared on social media. He clearly understands that violence and suicide are never acceptable answers to any problem, no matter how desperate the situation. His words make it clear that he valued Charles’ life and appreciated his impact not only on those around him but on the wider world as well. It’s certainly a reminder of the importance of cherishing every precious moment we share with each other while they last.
Ramzan’s death has left many feeling heartbroken. She touched with her compassionate spirit and unwavering dedication to justice. In addition to grieving the loss of such a beloved figure in their community, many members of the Guyanese community are now questioning why such a tragedy occurred in the first place. While police have yet to make any arrests or release an official statement on the motive behind these murders, they are continuing to investigate this case thoroughly in order to uncover what happened that fateful day at Belle West Canal No. 2 Polder.
People’s Sharing thoughts through, Post about this tragic incident
So heart breaking 💔
Sincerest condolences to you and family 💔🕊️🙏
Dreadful! I keep thinking about her parents and what they must be going through. 😢😢😢
Heartfelt condolences to their friends and relatives. I hope their respective parents don’t bury them in close proximity. If they cannot live together when life was in abundance, then what’s the purpose.
My deepest sympathy to the family rip 🙏