Missing woman’s naked body found near Thirukazhukundram

Chennai: The police recovered the body of a 38-year-old woman, who was found dead under suspicious circumstances, in a village near Thirukazhukundram in Chengalpattu.

She was identified as Jothi, wife of Ramu, of Vadakkupattu village, in Kothamangalam. Sources said that the tribal woman, who was sleeping in her hut went missing. As a search was launched, her body was found with no clothes on it.

It is not clear if she was abducted while she was asleep from her hut, sexually assaulted and murdered by suspects or she was taken away when she stepped out in the night to attend nature’s call.


NT Bureau