A thirty year old lady was stabbed to death at Cherayi beach near Kochi in broad day light on Friday. The lady's lover who was around was taken into custody.Sheethal hailing from Varapuzha was killed at around 10. 30 AM while she was relaxing at the beach.On being suddenly stabbed, she ran to the nearby resort crying for help.The resort employees rushed her to the hospital. But on the way she died.
Police sources said there were many stab injuries on Sheethal's body.The cause for stabbing her is not known.Prasanth, a native of Nedunkandam who was with Sheethal was immediately taken into custody. Sheethal and Prasanth were reportedly in love.This was confirmed by Prasanth to the police. He has been staying on the first floor of Sheethal's house at Varapuzha on rent.
Lately there have been some differences of opinion between the Sheethal and Prasanth. They had together come to Cherayi beach on Friday.After visiting the nearby temple, they both reached the beach when Prasanth is reported to have told Sheehal to close her eyes as he had a gift for her. Sheethal closed her eyes and she was stabbed with a knife.