Crime and Accident

Australian found dead in Udaipur

Australian found dead in Udaipur

Jaipur: A 59-year-old Australian was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Udaipur today, police said.

The body was found near Shilpgram area and the deceased was identified as Michael James, ASI Ram Singh Chundawat told PTI.

“The man had stayed at a hotel for a day on July 28 and we have recovered a bill of a mobile phone that he purchased on the same day,” he said.

Prima facie, there are no injury marks on the body.

“Whether it is a road accident case or if he died of some ailment is a matter of investigation,” police said.

The body has been kept in a mortuary and post-mortem will be conducted when family members reach Udaipur, they said.

—PTI