Youth found dead under mysterious circumstances


Hyderabad: The body of a 21-year-old youngster was found on the ground floor of a three-storied building in Kukatpally here on Friday. According to the police, K Raju, a native of Sangareddy District, came to the city a couple of years ago and was working Sainath Tea Point centre as a helper. On Thursday night, he had a dispute with his owner, Ravinder Goud, who reportedly scolded him for handing over less money, submitted as part of daily business accounts by Raju to Goud.

After that he went to his residence and consumed liquor along with his younger brother Sai. “During the conversation with his brother, Raju shared that he was disappointed with his owner’s behaviour,” police said. A few minutes later, Raju for unknown reasons went out from the house, and though Sai followed him, could not find him. He assumed that Raju might have gone downstairs , said Narayan Singh, Sub-Inspector, Kukatpally.

This morning, his body was found lying on the ground floor. On being informed by locals, police reached the spot and shifted the body to Gandhi Hospital morgue for autopsy. A case was registered under sections pertaining to suspicious death and investigation is going on. “We are verifying whether the incident was a murder, suicide or accident,” the SI said.