Engineer in quarantine found dead with throat slit

Kannur: A 30-year-old engineer, who had repatriated from Kuwait & has been in isolation here, has been identified passed with his own throat slit, police officer said on Sat..

T V Sharath has been residing in an outhouse adjacent to his own home.

When a relative went to give Sharath breakfast, the latter has been identified passed, the police officer said.

A pair of scissors has been recovered from nearby body, they stated.

It’s suspected he’d passed away by suicide following mental pressure, they stated.

Inquiry is on, they stated adding that the person had repatriated from abroad past month.