Popular singer K J Yesudas’s younger brother, K J Justin was found dead in the backwaters of Kochi. He is believed to have been suffering from depression. He was missing since Tuesday and a relative had lodged a complaint with the police. His body was found near DP World’s Container Terminal at Vallarpadam, Kochi. Relatives have identified his body.
The police said that Justin was in severe depression and trauma ever since the death of his son three years ago. It is suspected that he may have taken the extreme step owing to this.
Justin and family lived in a rented house in Kakkanad. He is survived by his wife, Jiji and ten year old daughter.
After post mortem the body has been kept in the Ernakulam General Hospital.
The funeral will take place on Friday after Yesudas comes from Chennai.