Hyderabad: A Keralite scientist was found murdered at his home in Hyderabad on Tuesday night.
S Suresh of the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) was found dead at his flat in Ameerpet. He died after he was hit on the head with a heavy blunt object, the preliminary probe indicated.
NRSC is a wing of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
Suresh reportedly stayed alone at the Annapoorna Apartment. As he did not report to work on Tuesday, enquiries were conducted and he was found murdered at the flat by night.
Suresh had been living in Hyderabad for the past 20 years. His wife had moved to Chennai after a job transfer.
Their son is in the US, while daughter lives in Delhi.
With external inputs