Mangaluru, August 21, 2015: A dead body was found in open drain near National highway in Kolnad on Friday August 21, the police have suspected it to be a case of murder.
The body of the deceased was pulled out with the help of locals. However, the identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained. It is learnt that the age of the dead man is around 30 years.
The police said that the marks were found on the body of the dead man and his neck was tied to a rope and thrown into the drain to make it look as a case of suicide.
His shirt was soaked in blood which clearly indicates that the man was murdered. The police said that the man was murdered about couple of days ago.
A case has been registered in Mulky police station