Kochi: In a new twist to the murder of a woman, whose decaying body was recovered from Periyar River, the post mortem report points to the possibility of her murder 5 days before the body was discovered.
The police are suspecting that the victim was killed in a different location and the body brought here to be disposed in the river.
The police are investigating the CCTV footages and mobile towers in different localities in and around Aluva.
The body of the woman was recovered from Periyar River on Tuesday. The dead body was wrapped in a blanket and tied by plastic ropes. A heavy stone weighing 40kg was tied around the body to drown it in the river.