A woman and her two children – a three-year-old girl and an eight-month-old boy – were found dead in an open well at Utharappankadu near Annadhanapatti Police Station on Wednesday morning. The deceased have been identified as Sasikala (32), wife of Velmurugan (35), and their children Gunasree and Thilak.

The bodies have been recovered and sent to Government Hospital for post mortem. Based on a complaint lodged by Sasikala’s mother Kavitha, Annadhanapatti police has arrested Velmurugan.

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