Staff Reporter

NIZAMABAD: Yarlagadda Sidhartha, 26, who is working in the Space Research Centre in Madrid in Spain, was reportedly found dead under suspicious circumstances at his residence, according to information reaching here on Friday. He was the second son of a well-known doctor couple of Nizamabad, Yarlagadda Sambasiva Rao and Akkineni Sujatha. His parents were informed about his demise by a Professor of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai, at 10.30 a.m. on Friday morning. The family has been frenetically trying to get further details from Madrid since then.

The reason for the death of Sidhartha was not known except that he died under suspicious circumstances in his flat on the Thursday morning. Sidhartha was an alumnus of IIT, Chennai.

“He (Sidhartha) did B.Tech in Aeronautical Engineering there and completed M.S in the same field in Germany. He later moved to Madrid one-and-a-half years ago to work at the Space Research Centre,” Dr. Ramchander said.

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