Man found dead in underground tank near Connaught Place

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The body of a man, giving off an impression of being around 40 years of age, was found in an underground water tank close to Delhi’s Connaught Put on Friday, police said.

“A male dead body had been recovered today from the posterior of Retail store market, Connaught Spot from an underground water tank of the Local group of fire-fighters,” Representative Magistrate of Police, New Delhi, Amrutha Guguloth said.

The body, which was “profoundly deteriorated” and appeared to be a man something like 40 years old, has been shipped off an emergency clinic for posthumous assessment, Guguloth said, adding that endeavors are on to distinguish the individual.