STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Woman's Body Found Floating in Pond

Published: 29th October 2015 04:48 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th October 2015 04:48 AM   |  A+A-

VISAKHAPATNAM: An unidentified body of a woman, aged around 50-55 years, was found in a pond at Indira Park under the Steel plant police station limits here Wednesday morning.

According to Steel Plant PS inspector K Durga Prasad, staff of the Indira Park intimated the police after noticing the body floating in the pond.

“The body did not have any marks. However, the face was eaten by fishes, and cannot be recognised properly,” said the inspector. The police also said that some people of Odisha in the area sell lotus flowers. The florists go into the pond to pluck lotuses. The pond has plenty of them. “We suspect that the dead woman is one of them and the incident might have happened in the evening. She might have slipped and drowned while plucking flowers,” he added. However, to ascertain the exact cause, police are awaiting the postmortem report, which is expected in a couple of days. A case has been booked. Investigation is on.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp