Staff Reporter

HYDERABAD: An engineering student was found dead under suspicious circumstances near the railway tracks at Balanagar on Friday night. The victim, A. Chandrasekhar (22) hailing from Karimnagar district, allegedly consumed liquor along with his friend Naresh at the railway tracks. While Naresh said that Chandrasekhar died after a goods train hit him, police maintained that exact reasons behind the accident were yet to be ascertained only after getting the post-mortem report.

Freak accident

A 30-year-old woman and her 18-month-old son died after accidentally falling into a pit dug up for installing a lift in a building under construction at Madhapur on Friday midnight. Juleka Bibi was standing near the pit along with her son Hussain after rain water gushed into her house last night when she slipped into the pit and died on the spot, according to police.