Relatives refuse to believe second wife’s reason for man’s death

Chennai: The family members of a deceased man held a protest outside Villivakkam Police Station this morning.

According to sources, the relatives of Raghunath (60), a painter and resident of SIDCO Nagar, were suspicious about his death and demanded that the police investigate the actual cause.

Raghunath had separated from his first wife five years ago. This morning, his relatives got a call from his second wife, informing them about his death.

It was alleged that Raghunath suffered a chest pain and passed away.

Not satisfied by the explanation, the relatives took his body from the house and reached the police station. They raised doubts about the cause for his death, demanding an investigation.

The policemen pacified the family members and sent the body for post-mortem to Kilpauk Government Hospital.

Further inquiries are under way.

NT Bureau