Aizawl (www.zoramobserver.com): A 26 year-old woman from Mizoram was found dead under mysterious condition at Bhaga bazaar in Assam’s Cachar district bordering Mizoram, police said on Wednesday.
The victim has been identified as Lalhriatpuii, a resident of Chhinga veng in Aizawl.
Police said that the victim Lalhriatpuii along with her driver went to Bhaga bazaar on Tuesday to buy bricks. As they could not returned on Tuesday due to strike called by truck drivers, the two decided to stay back at Bhaga and come back home on Wednesday.
On Wednesday morning the driver went out for shopping and when he returned to their room he discovered that the woman was not present at their room and went missing since then. He searched her and after some time she was found lying dead near market place, police said.
The victim sustained injury on her body, police also said.
The dead body was sent to Silchar medical college for postmortem examination on Wednesday after which it was dispatched to Aizawl for funeral. She would be laid to rest on Thursday.
Investigation is on into the mysterious death, police said.