The forensic report on the death of CCD owner V G Siddhartha supports the suicide theory. The police authorities said that water was found in Siddhartha's lungs and his death was due to drowning in the Netravati river. Siddhartha informed his family that he was towards Sakaleshpura, to visit his coffee estate. Before his death, he also went to see his father who was in Coma. His body was recovered in 2 days after he left.