A woman municipal councilor belonging to DMK was murdered in a forest area near Karur and her half-naked body was recovered. police are actively investigating the incident.
Rupa (42) hails from Chola Kalipalayam village next to Kodumudi in Erode district. Her husband Thangarasu runs a curry shop. Rupa is a ward councilor (DMK) of Chenna Samutram Municipality, Erode District. He has been working at the house of the owner of a textile export company in the Karur metropolitan area. It is said that he left home as usual yesterday and came to Karur but did not return home at night.
In this situation, Rupa's half-naked body was found in a forest area near Balamalai Murugan temple under Bautram panchayat of Karur district this afternoon. On hearing the information, the police of K. Paramathi police station rushed to the spot and seized Rupa's body and sent it to Karur government Medical college Hospital for post-mortem. The police have registered a case in this regard and are actively investigating the identity of the person who committed the murder from various angles.