Kakinada, Jun 1: A charred body of a married woman was found in a paddyfield on the outskirts of Mandapet town, 50 km from here on Saturday.
Am empty petrol tin was also found near the body. It is believed she was tortured and burnt to death pouring petrol.
Mandapet town circle inspector Kishore Babu and sub inspector Rajesh Kumar visited the spot and arranged to shift the body to government hospital for post mortem.
However the deceased’s identity is yet to be established. A case was registered pending further inquiry, police said. (UNI)