Highly decomposed body of elderly woman recovered from Thane flat
A highly decomposed body of a 68-year-old woman was found today from a flat of residential society in the Panchpakadi area of city.
The body of Pratibha Madhav Kulkarni was recovered from the Sharadha Bhavan building of Vindyanchal Society in the Panchpakadi area, police said.
According to police, she lived alone and remained indoors most of the time.
The incident came to light a couple of days back when her relatives knocked the door, but there was no response and foul smell was emanating from the closed house.
Then they broke open the door of the house and found the highly decomposed body of the woman lying on the bed.
The body was sent to the JJ Hospital in Mumbai for postmortem.
A case of accidental death has been registered by the Naupada police in this regard, sources added.
(Posted on 16-05-2014)