Murdered Infosys techie’s last rites performed

Kozhikode (Kerala), Jan 31 (IANS) The last rites of murdered Infosys techie Rasila Raju were conducted at her home town near here on Tuesday afternoon.

Hundreds of locals turned up for Raju’s funeral in Kuruvattur as her body arrived from Mumbai earlier in the day.

Her family had plans of getting her marriage fixed.

Leader of opposition Ramesh Chennithala, who came to console her family, said he would write to the Maharashtra government for a thorough probe into the incident.

The body of the young IT professional was found on the ninth floor of the Infosys building at the Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park in Pune on Sunday evening.

A security guard of the company Saikia has already been arrested by police for the crime.

Rasila is survived by her father who is an ex-serviceman and now works as a Home Guard here, while her brother works abroad.

Her mother passed away two years back.