45-Year-Old Woman Found Murdered In Punjab, Son Is Suspect: Police

A case of murder was registered against victim's son, police said (Representational)Phagwara: A 45-year-old woman was on Sunday found murdered in an open plot near Punjab's Khothran colony, police said.Behram Station House Officer Rajiv Kumar identified the victim as Urmila Devi, a resident of local Onkar Nagar.A case of murder was registered against victim's son Deepak on a complaint of Urmila's daughter Rekha, he said.Deepak is on the run but will be arrested soon, the SHO said.The woman was allegedly murdered with a sharp-edged weapon and her face was disfigured with repeated blows, he said.PromotedListen to the latest songs, only on JioSaavn.comThe face was smashed and her family members had a hard time in recognising her, he said.The motive behind the murder was being investigated, he said.