Software engineer Majeti Bharat Kumar working in US commits suicide by jumping into Krishna River

Sunday, January 22, 2017

A software engineer Majeti Bharat Kumar (34) working for an IT company in United States allegedly committed suicide by jumping into River Krishna on Friday evening and the body was retrieved from Eluru canal at Tummalapati Kshetrayya Kalashetram today on Sunday evening.

Sources said that the deceased came to city one week ago and visited his in-laws’ house on Friday afternoon. He telephoned his father Naga Vara Prasad to give 80 per cent of money he sent to him to his one year old son whose birthday falls on Sunday and disconnected his phone abruptly. Vara Prasad lodged a complaint of missing with Governorpet police on Saturday when his did not reach home.

The police formed special teams to trace the missing software engineer and found the body that was retrieved from Eluru canal. The police are investigating into the incident.

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