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Shiroor Mutt seer Lakshmivara Theertha dies suspiciously

Lakshmivar Theertha, 55, the chief of Shiroor Mutt died under mysterious circumstances - reportedly due to multiple organ failure - on July 19. Doctors who treated the seer suspect poisoning to be the cause. Sources from the Mutt said that he complained of severe stomach ache...