Shillong News | HYDERABAD, July 13, 2018

The body of a man from Meghalaya was found in an overhead water tank of a house at Shastri Street in the Kuppam area of Chitoor district on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as Sanju Shetty, 30. The body was discovered by the house owner, S Basha, when he had gone up to see why the water was blocked despite the tank being full.

According to Kuppam inspector K Raghavan, no body in the locality could ascertain the identity of the man.However, upon checking his pockets, police found a train ticket from Jolarpet to Bengaluru. The cops found no wounds on his body either.

When his identity was finally ascertained, police contacted his family in Meghalaya. Investigation into the case is still underway and police are yet to decipher why he was in the area and how he got to the top of the house tank.


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