A senior caddie, employed to carry the heavy golf bags around the green, was found dead under suspicious circumstances in a lake at the premises of Karnataka Golf Association Grounds near HAL Airport Road here on Tuesday.

The HAL Airport police said Mahadeva (25) of Thalaghattapura had been working with the Karnataka Golf Association since past five years.

He was seen on the green till around 8 p.m. on Sunday but was found dead in the lake on Tuesday by the other employees.

Commits suicide

Sharada (45), a homemaker who was admitted to the Bowring and Lady Curzon hospital after she attempted suicide, died here on Tuesday.

Estate worker

The Indiranagar Police said she was working in a coffee estate in Chikmagalur and had consumed alcohol laced with poison earlier this month. A native of Sathya village in Chikmagalur district, she had been staying with a relative in Indiranagar for the past few weeks.