A body of a man has been discovered at a house in Bloemendhal Lane, Kotahena.
The police said the man has died under suspicious circumstances and is a 67-year old retired Tamil doctor.
The body was uncovered by Kotahena police this morning (23), based on a tip-off received, Police Media Spokesperson's office stated.
According to police, the deceased doctor had been residing in the house by himself.
The limbs of the body had been tied up when the body was discovered, therefore, suspects that a robber who entered the house may have killed him, the police added.
Further investigations are being conducted by Kotahena police on this incident.