Punjab & Region

Ferozepur: Dead body of woman found in bed now being investigated as homicide

 
Ferozepur, June 16
A shocking incident has taken place in Chattiw Gail of Ferozepur.  A decomposing dead body of 70 years old woman, identified as Veena,  has been found in the bed, hidden under a pile of clothes, and is now being investigated as a homicide. Prima facie, it looked to be a case of murder, and her body was dumped in a bed in her own home.  The residents of the area came to know only about getting a foul smell from the house. Intimation to the police was given and further investigations are on. G.S.Sangha, SP informed that on getting the information, the body has been sent for post-mortem, The lady was residing alone for the last one month.  Earlier, she was living with her son was now posted in Delhi, who has also been informed. There are three tenants in the house, and her room was locked since Monday.   However, further action will be taken after recording the statements and post-mortem of the body. However, it’s too early to tell if foul play is involved or if the woman died of natural causes.