Hyderabad: The highly decomposed body of an assistant professor of the English and Foreign Languages University was found hanging in his house in Tarnaka. Police suspect he committed suicide.
According to the police, B Rahul, 45, was living in Srikar Apartments in Tarnaka and was a native of Vijayawada. On Wednesday morning, he was found hanging in his flat by the police.
“Local people complained of foul smell emanating from the flat and informed us. We went to the house and managed to get inside after breaking the main door. We suspect he had hanged himself two days ago as the body is highly decomposed,” said S Rajasekhar Reddy, SHO, Osmania University police.
Enquiries by the police revealed that the assistant professor had divorced his wife and staying alone in the flat. The police are trying to ascertain the reasons behind the death.
A case under Section 174 of CrPC was booked and investigation is on.
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