Staff Reporter

BANGALORE: An MBA student was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Bhuvaneshwari Nagar in Hebbal police station limits on Thursday night.

The body of Swetha (22), a student of Oxford College, was found in a decomposed state in her house. The body was found after police visited the house following complaints from neighbours about foul smell emanating for a room. The police broke open the front door of the house and found the body.

Swetha was married to Anil Kumar Sinha, a software engineer, working in Chennai. Police said Swetha might have died four days ago. They were yet to make sure as to whether she was murdered or had she committed suicide.


The Ulsoor Gate Police have arrested one person on charges of stealing jewellery from children and recovered jewellery worth Rs. 50,000 from him.

Police gave the name of the accused as Rizwan Sharief (55), resident of Maruthi Layout, Vyalikaval. According to police, the accused used to lure school children by offering chocolates and sweets and remove valuables.

The recovered items included those stolen from the areas of K.G. Halli, Tannery Road, Bharatinagar, Bamboo Bazaar and Govindapura.