A badly mutilated body was recovered from the railway track near Vengamedu area of Karur late on Tuesday. Later, the name of the victim was identified as Ramasamy (40) of Manmangalam near here. It is said that Ramasamy, a bachelor who had lost his parents long time ago, had been wandering in a depressed state of mind. The Government Railway Police recovered the corpse and sent that to the Government Hospital here for post-mortem examination. Further, investigations were under way.