KOLLAM: On Sunday a 54-year-old nun who belonged to the Mount Tabor Dayara and Convent, Pathanapuram, was found dead inside a well on the institution premises. The deceased has been identified as Sr C E Soosanna, a teacher at St Stephen school, Pathanapuram.
54-year-old nun found dead inside a convent well
Both her hands were slit and hair was chopped off.
Pathanapuram police have found a blade from the nun's room. Witnesses said that there were blood stains in the nun's room as well as in the backyard of the convent. Part of her chopped hair was also found in the room.
Sr Soosanna, who hailed from East Kallada, was working at the school for the past 25 years. According to convent inmates, she was taken ill and was on leave for the past one week. Apart from going to a hospital, she had also visited certain pilgrim centres, they said.