Chennai, Oct. 12:
A 23-year-old youth, hailing from Trichy, died after he fell down from the terrace of his house in Sriperumbudur on Thursday while he was talking on the phone.
Arun, the deceased youth, shared the house in Sunguvarchathirtam with five other friends. One of his friends saw him going to the terrace while talking to someone on the mobile. When Arun did not come back to his room, his friends went on the terrace to check.
They found Arun lying motionless on the ground. His friends took Arun to a private hospital where the doctors declared dead on arrival. His body was sent to the government hospital in Sriperumbudur for post mortem.
Police found empty liquor bottles and the damaged phone of Arun on the terrace. A case has been registered and further investigations are on.