Hyderabad: The body of Sharath Koppu, who was shot dead in a restaurant in Kansas on Friday, reached the city on Wednesday night.
Sharath’s relative A Sambha Murthy said the body was shifted in an ambulance to Sharath’s residence at Kareemabad Road in Warangal from the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Shamshabad.
Earlier in the day, the Consulate General of India in Chicago tweeted that all documentation for the transportation of the mortal remains of Sharath was completed on Tuesday and that the body was sent to India.
The only son of Rammohan and Malathi, who reside in Ameerpet in the city, Sharath was pursuing his master’s degree in engineering at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He was shot dead late on Friday in a restaurant in Kansas.