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Man found dead in Ghantasala canal

Press Trust of India  |  Machilipatnam (AP) 

A 26-year-old man was found dead in a canal in district's mandal on Saturday, police said.

The deceased, identified as Akkhar Akhim, was a in Challapalli mandal in district, said Sub-Inspector

Locals found his body wrapped in a sari in the canal, he said.

The police found a suspected suicide note, where Akhim is believed to blame the family of his lover for the extreme step.

The girl, who belongs to the same mandal, was set to be engaged on Saturday, police said.

The body was sent to for post-mortem. A case was registered and investigation is on, police said.

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First Published: Sun, March 17 2019. 00:10 IST