Decomposed body found

Decomposed body found

The decomposed body of a woman was found near her rented house in Pragathipura, off Kanakapura Road in the Kumaraswamy Layout police limits, on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Ningamma, 45, a homemaker. The cause for her death is yet to be ascertained.

There are no injury marks on the body nor any sign of attack, the police said. A case of suspicious death has been registered, the police added.

According to the police, Ningamma was married to Marigowda. The couple have two children Prashanth, an electrician, and Praveen, an agricultural labourer.

Praveen and Marigowda stay in Kanakapura, while Ningamma moved to the City along with Prashanth a few years ago, the police said. Prashanth had gone to MM Hills to visit a temple four days ago.

A few residents noticed foul smell and informed the police who shifted the body.