Kasargod: Missing 26-year-old woman found dead in rivulet

Stephan Kayyar
Daijiworld Media Network - Kasargod

Kasargod, Aug 9: A young woman who had gone missing on Saturday August 8 was found dead in a rivulet near her house here on Sunday August 9.

The deceased has been identified as Srilakshmi (26), daughter of Narayana, a resident of Karicheri of Kallar Poodamkallu.

Srilakshmi went missing at around 5 pm on Saturday. It is learnt that she was with her family members till around 4.30 pm. She received a call on her mobile phone, and shortly afterwards, she went missing.

Her family filed a complaint in this regard with Rajapura police, after which a search operation was launched. Her family members, the police and the locals together searched for her. Her mobile phone was switched off.

The fire personnel and the locals finally found her body in the rivulet located about half a kilometre from her house.

Srilakshmi was pursuing MSc in agricultural sciences in Gujarat, and had come to her hometown in the wake of lockdown over coronavirus outbreak.

Sources said that she was upset about not being able to complete her studies. However, the cause of her death is not yet known.

The mortal remains were shifted to a hospital for post-mortem.

Police have registered a case and investigations are on.



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  • Eem brothers, Mlore

    Mon, Aug 10 2020

    Failed people are most successful in their life. Don’t put a end when you fail, just move on.

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  • Mauricesaldanha, Mangalore

    Mon, Aug 10 2020

    Eternal rest grant unto her oh Lord n let perpetual light shine unto her and May her soul rest in peace Amen. Lord pl forgive her for her sins and let her into your heavenly kingdom.We ask this in your holy name Amen.

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  • Ajith Poojary, Kundapur

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    😢Om shanthi 😢

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  • Evans C. Sumitra, Udupi/ New York, USA.

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    RIP, Srilakshmi. Your untimely death has shattered your life and so did of your beloved ones. God only can answer the cause of your death.

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  • Yamby, Mangalore

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    Very very sad..............

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Mumbai

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    Trace the call she received after 4.30 pm ...

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  • Imtiaz Ahmed, Mangalore

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    People should consult experts or experienced persons to solve their problems. Suicide is not a solution. Every problem has a solution.

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  • Rita, Germany

    Sun, Aug 9 2020

    Very sad.A young talented person ,a child to her parents is no more.I am sure some bad news about her studies was received and she self must have jumped into rivulet out of frustration.Hope they will clear the cause.May her soul rest in peace.Heartfelt sympathies to her parents.

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