A 69-Year-Old Nun Found Dead Inside Convent Room in Kerala

A nun was found dead in a pool of blood in a convent in Pala region of Kottayam in Kerala.

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TV grab of Sister Amala’s convent in Pala. (Photo: via The News Minute)

A 69-year-old Catholic nun was found dead in her convent room at Pala near Kottayam on Thursday morning, police said.

Sister Amala was found dead by other nuns at Carmel Convent who had gone to her room after she missed the morning mass at the chapel, police said.

The doors of her room were unlocked when they found Amala lying in a pool of blood and head injuries, police said.

The police has a launched a probe as it is a case of a suspected murder.

Sister Amala was suffering from fever since the last couple of days.

Kottayam District Police Chief Sateesh Bino and other officials visited the place and a team of dog squad and forensic experts were called to collect evidence.

(With PTI inputs)

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