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30-yr-old Indian techie from Telangana found dead in Texas apartment

PTI
Published : Jan 30, 2018, 4:34 pm IST
Updated : Jan 30, 2018, 4:34 pm IST

The cause of death is 'not known', sources at the Houston Consulate said, adding that his body has been sent for postmortem.

The techie was working in Cognizant Technologies on a Southeast Airlines project. (Representational Image)
 The techie was working in Cognizant Technologies on a Southeast Airlines project. (Representational Image)

Houston: An Indian software engineer was found dead at his apartment where he was living as a paying guest in the US state of Texas, according to officials.

Venkannagari Krishna Chaitanya, 30, who moved to the US three years ago, was living as a paying guest in Arlington, a suburb of Dallas in Texas, said sources at the Indian Consulate here.

 

When Chaitanya did not came out of his room for a long time, his landlord broke in and found his body.

Chaitanya was working in Cognizant Technologies on a Southeast Airlines project.

The authorities in the US have informed Chaitanya's family in Telangana about his death.

"We are in touch with the family in India and coordinating transportation of the mortal remains to India as soon as possible," Houston Consulate General Anupam Ray's office sources said.

The cause of Chaitanya's death is "not known", sources at the Houston Consulate said, adding that his body has been sent for postmortem.

Tags: cognizant technologies, techie dead
Location: United States, Texas, Houston