A scientist working in the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC)
under the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was on Tuesday found
murdered in his apartment here, police said.
Scientist Suresh was allegedly
killed by mysterious persons at his Apartment in Ameerpet area in the Hyderabad
Suresh, a native of Kerala, was alone in his flat. He did not visit
office on Tuesday and as a consequence of this, his friends called him on his phone
and he didn’t pick up the calls. As there was no response, his wife Indira, a
bank employee in Chennai, was alerted.
Suresh's wife along with some
other family members rushed to Hyderabad and approached the police. They broke
open the flat to find Suresh lying dead.
It is suspected that he was attacked on his head with a strong
object, which resulted in his death. The body was then shifted to conduct
Senior police officials visited
the scene and they collected clues regarding the murder. They said that the
CCTV footage in the apartment was scanned to conduct a probe.