Pathanamthitta, May 7 : A 21-year-old girl, who was studying to become a nun, was found dead in a well in the compound of Paliakkara Beselian Convent at Thiruvalla on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Chungappara native Divya P Johnny, who was living in the convent, police sources said.
According to the sources, the inmates of the convent heard a sound of something falling into the well and found Divya inside the well. They informed the local people and police. She was taken out of the well and declared dead on arrival. It is suspected that she fell into the well while trying to take water from it. The body was shifted to Thiruvalla taluk hospital. The actual cause of the death can be known after postmortem, the sources added. (UNI)