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Woman’s head smashed, body dumped on footpath in Navi Mumbai

The police have registered a case under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code

mumbai Updated: Mar 06, 2018 15:55 IST
Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan
Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan
Hindustan Times
Mumbai,Navi Mumbai,Ghansoli
Cops said the woman was in her mid-30s. (Pic for representation/Getty Images )

A woman, who was found with head injuries on a pavement in Sector-3 at Ghansoli on Monday night, was declared dead on arrival at the NMMC hospital where she was rushed to by the police. Cops said the woman was in her mid-30s.

“The woman’s head was smashed with a hard object. A few residents said she lived on the footpath and did odd jobs for a living. The body has been sent for autopsy and the report is awaited,” said senior inspector Shivajirao Awate from Kopar Khairane police station.

The police have registered a case under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code.

“A probe has been initiated and the accused will be arrested soon,” Awate said.

First Published: Mar 06, 2018 15:22 IST