Famous perfumer and researcher Monika Ghurde was found dead at her residence in Goa on Friday.
A police inspector from Porvorim, JG Dalvi, said, the 39-year-old’s naked body with her hands and legs tied was found at her Goa home.
A murder case was registered and the body was sent for forensic analysis, police said.
According to the police, Ghurde may have died on Thursday night and said further evidence is being collected.
Ghurde graduated from the J J institute of Applied Arts in Mumbai. She co-founded Graf, a design and publishing company. And before entering the perfume industry she was a graphic designer and photographer.