A 50-year-old woman was found dead at a plot in the DLF Phase 3 area in Gurugram on Thursday morning, with police suspecting rape before murder.
Police said the woman belonged to Odisha and the body was found in a half-naked condition around 9 am near a vegetable market of Nathupur village.
The body has been kept in a mortuary and a post-mortem will be conducted on Friday.
According to police, it seems the woman was strangled to death.
A relative of the woman said she had come to her sister’s house a few months ago and was mentally disturbed after her sister died.
A FIR has been registered under Section 302 (murder) of the IPC.
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