A decaying dead body was found in the Malanchpally area of Englishbazaar in Malda today in the afternoon.
The deceased has not been recognized yet. Moreover, the body had decomposed to such an extent that it cannot even be identified if the person was a man or a woman.
The body was noticed by the locals in the morning today and they notified the police; following which the Englishbazaar Police came to recover the body and sent it for the autopsy report.
The locals presume that the deceased was probably a woman who was raped before she was killed and dumped in the area. A police probe has commenced in the case.