44-year-old man found dead in bar

The deceased has been identified as Kannan, an employee of the bar and a resident of Murungapakkam.

Published: 25th April 2013 11:05 AM  |   Last Updated: 25th April 2013 11:05 AM   |  A+A-

A 44-year-old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances on the premises of a private bar in Puducherry on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Kannan, an employee of the bar and a resident of Murungapakkam.

Superintendent of Police (North) S Ramaraj said the cause of death would be known after the post-mortem report comes.

According to police, the man, a habitual drinker, took liquor on Tuesday, despite being a dry day on account of Mahavir Jayanthi.

Kannan’s body was found near the generator room in a pool of blood by the watchman of the bar. The deceased had injuries on his face, said police.

The Grand Baazar police have registered a case. Further investigations are on.

Jewels, Cash Stolen Burglars struck at a house in  Ranga Nagar second street and escaped with 40 sovereigns of gold and `20,000. The house owner, Senthil Kumar (38), a businessman, was away on a pilgrimage with his family when the incident took place, said the police.  Based on a complaint from Senthil Kumar a case was registered. Investigations are on.


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