A woman was found murdered on the school premises in Holenarasipur town on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Nagina Banu (32), mother of a five-year-old infant. She was found in a pool of blood on the premises of Government Higher Primary School on R.B. Road in Hassan town.

Mohammed Nasir, who works as a cameraman for a local cable television, was the first to notice the body. He informed the police. Nagina Banu was married to Anwar of Thatenahalli in Holenarasipur taluk. Her husband is absconding.