Mulki: Anand Ganapati Kheni (58), who had been serving here as special tahsildar at the hobali level over the past one and a half year, died in a private hospital in Mangaluru on Dec 30.
He had suffered a heart attack while on duty on Tuesday. Since then he was in the ICU of the hospital.
Hailing from Kheni in Uttar Kannada district, he is survived by wife and two daughters and a son. He stayed alone in a lodging house here.
He joined the department of revenue as a village accountant. He rose to the level of special tahsildar and posted here.
His mortal remains were brought here on Wednesday and placed for final respects for some time. Thereafter they were taken to his native town.