The body of a woman in a decomposed state was found in a well near Bhavani on Tuesday. People in Thottipalayam village found the body after a foul smell emanated from an irrigation well and informed police. The identity of the deceased was yet to be established. Police have registered a case.

Man commits suicide

A man reportedly committed suicide in a lodge room located near the Bus stand here on Tuesday. Subramani, a resident of Kottapalayam village in Tiruchi district, checked into the lodge on May 7. As he did not come out of the room on Wednesday morning, workers informed police.

Police personnel broke open the doors of the room and found the body. Erode town police have registered a case.