Special Correspondent

TAMBARAM: A 26-year-old woman was found dead with injuries, near Potheri railway station beyond Tambaram on Wednesday morning.

Maraimalai Nagar police said they received information about the body, located around 100 metres from the railway track near the railway station.

The victim was identified as Bhuvaneswari (26), wife of Manoharan of Vengaivaasal near Tambaram. Injuries were noticed on her face, head and neck.

Mystery surrounds the murder, as the woman, police suspect, was pregnant as she had an identity card issued by a primary health centre relating to her medical check-ups.

On Wednesday morning, a team from Government Railway Police, Tambaram, reached the spot after they received information about the body beside the railway track near Potheri station.