Puttur: Decomposed body of an elderly woman was found in her house in Harady on Thursday evening, December 29. The hands and the legs of the woman were tied and it is suspected that she might have been murdered.
The deceased has been identified as Vinodini Kamath (70) who was staying in a rented house owned by Krishnayya Ballal at Harady in Puttur.
Vinodini was originally from Bannur in Puttur. After selling her house she went to Bengaluru to live with her daughter. But due to asthma problem she returned to Puttur and rented a house in Harady.
As the bad smell was emanating in the area on Thursday neighbours searched near the house of Vinodini and when they later entered the house the incident came to light.
The hands and legs of Vinodini were tied and the front door was locked from outside. The neighbours thought that she might have gone to Bengaluru.
Police visited the house and inspected. A case has been filed in Puttur police station.
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