VIJAYAWADA: A man died under suspicious circumstances at a private hospital in the city on Wednesday. The deceased was identified as P Venkata Sai Krishna Mohan (45) of Machilipatnam.
Patamata Circle Inspector MV Durga Rao said that Krishna Mohan reached the city on Wednesday morning to attend a function on MG Road. On his arrival, he got an appointment at a private hospital for total body checkup and paid Rs 4,000. Around 11:30 am, the hospital management informed the family members of Krishna Mohan about his death.
“During our preliminary investigation, we came to know that Krishna Mohan collapsed all of a sudden before undergoing medical checkup at the hospital,” the CI said.
After the conduct of postmortem at New Government General Hospital, the body was handed over to his family members. A case under Section 174 of CrPC (suspicious death) was registered.