The body was found near Neelam VIII, 56 km off the coast in the Arabian sea, around 10 am.
With the recovery of Murthy's body the toll has now risen to 26. Meanwhile, air surveillance to trace chopper's co-pilot DK Mittal was still on. Two persons had survived the crash.
The MI-172 helicopter of Mesco Aviation carrying mostly ONGC employees plunged into the sea three minutes after take-off from a rig on August 11.