Kaithal, Jul 28 : A 44-year-old woman was found murdered in her rented house in DAV colony here on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Asha Rani, resident of Pai village of Kaithal district and she was living alone in a rented house for past one year.
As per the information, her husband Naresh Kumar had died and her two children used to come to meet her. The police said that house owner Ashok Malik said that the woman was found dead on the floor. Soon after getting information Kaithal DSP Kulbushan along with other cops and FSL team reached the spot and started the investigation.
The police said that in the preliminary investigation it seems that she was strangled to death as there were also bruises on her neck and face. But the actual cause of the death could be ascertained after postmortem examination.
City SHO Pardeep Kumar said that on the complaint of her landlord, an FIR has been registered under section 302 (murder) of IPC against unknown accused and the investigation was going on. (UNI)