Udupi: A resident of Naidaddu in Shirva was found dead in his home after many days in a decomposed state.
He was identified as Elias Noronha who lived alone. He had worked abroad for some years and had returned. Since his wife and daughter were still abroad, he was alone at home.
All the doors were locked from inside. It is suspected that he died of cardiac failure or other ailment without anyone coming to know about it.