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Sunanda Pushkar cremated, autopsy report in 48-hours

New Delhi: The mortal remains of Sunanda Pushkar, who was found dead in mysterious circumstances at a luxury hotel last night, were consigned to flames today in presence of her family members.Sunanda's 21-year-old son Shiv
India TV News Desk January 18, 2014 20:23 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi: The mortal remains of Sunanda Pushkar, who was found dead in mysterious circumstances at a luxury hotel last night, were consigned to flames today in presence of her family members.

Sunanda's 21-year-old son Shiv Menon lit the pyre.

Pushkar's husband Union minister Shashi Tharoor, her father and brother were among the family members present at the Lodhi Road crematorium.

The post-mortem of Sunanda was completed, and according to doctors it looked like a case of unnatural sudden death and no poisoning has been found.

Reports further said that overdose of alprax led to her death.

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Addressing the reporters, Dr Sudhir Gupta, the head of the Forensic Sciences Department, said samples have been taken for tests related to toxicology and pathology.

There are injury marks on the Sunanda's body and post-mortem report will be out in two-three days.

Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead yesterday in Delhi's Leela hotel in mysterious circumstances.