Mangaluru, Dec 7: A student of Mangaluru St Aloysius College was found dead on the railway tracks near her home at Kadappura, Kavugoli Chowki in Kasaragod district yesterday.
The deceased is Anjana K, 22, daughter of Surendran, a resident of Kadappura, Kavugoli Chowki in Kasaragod. She was a first year student of M.Sc. Biochemistry.
According to her family members, Anjana had slept after dinner on Monday (December 5) night but was missing in the morning.
When the people started searching for her, they found her mortal remains on the railway tracks a little away from her residence. It is learnt that her mobile phone was also found crushed on the railway tracks.
The exact cause of her death is under investigation, but it is suspected that she could have been hit by a moving train.
The Kasaragod police who are investigating the case, have handed over Anjana’s body to her family after a post-mortem done at a Kasaragod General Hospital.
On Wednesday, December 7, a condolence service was held at the LCRI block of St Aloysius College.