Cops are probing the murder of Nirmala Sukhai, a 33 year-old female labourer of Lot 35 Factory Dam, La Grange, West Bank Demerara.
She is believed to have been killed sometime between 23:00hrs on Thursday, September 29, 2022 and 16:00hrs on Friday, September 30, 2022 at her home.
Enquiries disclosed that Sukhai resided alone in a flat, two-bedroom concrete house measuring about 20×30 feet.
On Friday 30th September, 2022 at about 16:00 hrs, Nirmala’s body was discovered by her 54-year-old mother Savitri, of La Grange Public Road, West Bank Demerara, when she made a visit to her daughter’s home.
The woman discovered her daughter’s lifeless body in the house, lying face down on her bed. A reddish substance which appeared to be blood was seen oozing from her mouth. A brown-handle knife was found under her body.
A report was then made at La Grange Police Station and a probe was launched by the Police. Several persons were questioned.
The body was escorted to the West Demerara Regional Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.