Cemetery workers preparing to open up Teoh Beng Hock's casket after it was exhumed at the Nirvana Memorial Garden in Semenyih.

Cemetery workers preparing to open up Teoh Beng Hock's casket after it was exhumed at the Nirvana Memorial Garden in Semenyih.

Teoh Beng Hock’s body was exhumed on Saturday for a second autopsy at Sungai Buloh Hospital.

The exhumation had been ordered by the inquest into the political aide’s recent death, after Thai pathologist Dr Pornthip Rojanasunand testified that his likely cause of death was homicide and not suicide.

The body, reportedly in good condition, was sent to the Sungai Buloh Hospital where it was subjected to X-ray and CT scans.

Teoh was found dead on the fifth floor of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) office in Shah Alam on July 16 and an inquest into his death is ongoing at the Shah Alam Coroner’s Court. Continue reading …