Mysuru, December 10:- Some unknown people murdered a doctor at Kushalanagar in Kodagu District on Saturday. Going by the nature of death, his family members say it is a clear case of murder.
The deceased doctor has been identified as Dileep who was running a private clinic. Bylakuppe Police and Periyapattana Circle Inspector visited the spot.
It is suspected that the attackers may have visited the doctor in the guise of patients. Traces of chilly powder were found on the walls and the floor. His hands were tied with a rope. The doctor may have died due to suffocation, the police said.
SP Amit Singh, fingerprint experts and dog squad visited the spot. (MR/KCI)