A man was found dead under mysterious circumstances at Jagadamba junction in the early hours of Friday.

The victim T. Muralikrishna (50) of Allipuram was addicted to alcohol and was suffering from ill-health. He reportedly deserted his family and was living on his own. Around 3 a.m. on Friday, he was walking on the pavement, when he fell flat on his face and injured himself. Blood oozed out of his nose and he died on the spot.

His son Suresh Kumar, an auto-driver, told the police that his father suffered from ill-health.

Two Town Police are investigating the case.