Australian found dead in Udaipur

The body was found near Shilpgram area and the deceased was identified as Michael James.

Published: 20th August 2017 12:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th August 2017 12:36 PM   |  A+A-

Murder Generic-File Photo

Image used for representational purpose.

By PTI

JAIPUR: A 59-year-old Australian was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Udaipur today, police said.

The body was found near Shilpgram area and the deceased was identified as Michael James, ASI Ram Singh Chundawat told PTI.

"The man had stayed at a hotel for a day on July 28 and we have recovered a bill of a mobile phone that he purchased on the same day," he said.

Prima facie, there are no injury marks on the body.

"Whether it is a road accident case or if he died of some ailment is a matter of investigation," police said.

The body has been kept in a mortuary and post-mortem will be conducted when family members reach Udaipur, they said.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp