A young girl from Tamil Nadu, who was working as a domestic help at a house in Kothamangalam, was found dead on Tuesday morning.

She was found hanging in the store room of the house. The girl was brought to Kerala by an agent with an offer of Rs. 4000 as monthly salary, her uncle Mr. Sakhti said.

The relatives of the deceased, including her brother, have reached Kothamangalam following the incident. The Kothamangalam police have registered a case for the unnatural death. The body was sent for post mortem to Alapuzha Medical College. The cause of the death can be ascertained only after obtaining the post mortem report, the Kothamangalam police said.