Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: A Bhutanese national was found dead in a hotel room in Paharganj here on Tuesday.

Forty-seven-year-old Bahadur Adhikari was found dead in his room at Star Palace Hotel in the morning. Mr. Adhikari had checked in a few days ago along with his two friends.

The three had dinner outside on Monday and retired to their rooms. When Adhikari did not respond to repeated knocks at the door on Tuesday morning, the police were called in.

The door was opened with a duplicate key in the presence of the police and he was found dead.

The police said there were no injury marks on the body and it could be a natural death.