Kasargod: Police searching for man who disappeared after advertising own death

Daijiworld Media Network - Kasargod (SP)

Kasargod, Dec 1: The police personnel have been searching for a man who has mysteriously disappeared. Before his disappearance however, the old man had visited a newspaper office, given the news of his death, and also arranged for the paid advertisement about his demise.

The man who suddenly vanished in this fashion happens to be Joseph Melukunnil (75), residing near Taliparamba. He had been staying in a lodge at Payyannur since the last some days. On Wednesday November 29, he visited a newspaper office. He told the staff there that his relative, who was a farmer and social activist, had died at Thiruvananthapuram. He also explained to them that the body of the deceased would be placed in the house of his son at Thiruvananthapuram for the relatives to pay respects after which funeral would take place.

In fact, the news and advertisement he gave were relating to his own death. He then returned to the lodge after which he has not been seen. The lodge owners, who saw the news and advertisement about the person's death, contacted the police and told them about the man's sudden disappearance.

Top Stories

Leave a Comment

Title : Kasargod: Police searching for man who disappeared after advertising own death


You have 2000 characters left.


Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.

Security Validation

Enter the characters in the image