Karkala, Dec 23, 2019: In a shocking case, unidentified assailants who murdered an elderly lady at Belman, have dumped her body in the well of a neighbouring person after wrapping it in a plastic tarpaulin.
The deceased has been identified as Bharatha Lakshmi (68), wife of late Haridasa Udupa. Her son Srinath had lodged a complaint at the rural police station stating that his mother had gone missing on December 20.
The police team which was on a search spree noticed the body inside the well. Further investigations are in progress.