Belthangady, Nov 12, 2018: An unidentified man has been found dead at Guripall Cross near Alike Road in Ujire on November 11, Sunday. The suspicion is that he might have been murdered somewhere else and the body discarded here. A plastic tape was found wrapped around the face.
The deceased is said to be around 30-35 years of age. He was found wearing grey shirt and black trousers. At the outset no injury marks are found. it is suspected that he might have been strangled to death.
A local resident who first noticed the body had informed the police. More details are expected once the post-mortem is over on November 12, Monday.