The deceased has been identified as B Raju, of Karimnagar who was working as a software engineer in a private firm. According to the Jubilee Hills police, Raju went to the gym at around 7:30am and after enjoying a strenuous workout returned to his apartment after an hour. After this, Raju complained of severe back pain following which one of his room mates gave him a painkiller.
Jubilee Hills SI K Saidulu stated, "After consuming the capsule, Raju started vomiting. After a while, he suddenly fell unconscious. His roommates immediately rushed Raju to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead."