Irishman found dead on pavement in Mumbai

United News of India

Mumbai, October 3, 2011

A 58-year-old Irish national was found dead on a pavement near the Crawford market in South Mumbai, police said.

The man, identified as Thomas Pele Bolmer, was found lying unconscious by police yesterday and rushed to the nearby St George hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Police have informed the Irish consulate about Bolmer's death.

He had come to the city on September 27 and was staying in a hotel at Colaba.

Police suspect no foul play and are awaiting the autopsy report.