Mangaluru: M P Ganesh (46) of the city crime bureau (CCB) died of a heart failure after reaching home after duty on Tuesday.
He had been deputed to Bengaluru on special duty for a week and had just resumed work at noon. After going home, he complained of severe chest pain and is said to have breathed his last.
He hailed from Manya near Neerchalu in Kasaragod district. He had served in different police stations for the last 23 years, including the last three in the CCB.
He is survived by wife, a son and a daughter.