Tulasiram was killed in a road accident in the US. He was studying M Sc course at Bridgeport University in Connecticut. He was the son of Jacob and resident of Suraram Colony in Jeedimetla in Hyderabad. A woman rammed into Tulasiram while he was walking home from the university. Relatives said Tulasiram died on the spot. The body is expected to arrive in Hyderabad from the US within 2 days. A pall of gloom descended on the family with the sudden death of Tulasiram.