Techie from Siddipet found dead in Dallas

By Author   |   Published: 28th Jan 2018   7:13 pm Updated: 30th Jan 2018   7:58 pm

Hyderabad: A software engineer, V Krishna Chaitanya who hailed from Telangana was found dead under suspicious circumstances at an apartment in Dallas, US.

A native of Prashanth Nagar in Siddipet, Chaitanya was working for Cognizant Technologies on a Southeast Airlines project and was staying as paying guest in Arlington.

As he did not come out of his room on Friday morning, the house owner informed the police and when they opened the door, the techie was found lying dead on the bed.

A case has been registered and investigation is being carried out by the local police there to into the cause of his death.

Telangana NRI wing is making necessary arrangements to send home the body.
Meanwhile, the State government has written to the Indian Consul General in Houston and the

Central government requesting help to bring back the body.

Pointing out that the family had asked for help to get his body back home, the Chief Secretary wrote to the Consul General of India in Houston requesting help apart from asking the Union Ministry of External Affairs to pursue the matter.