MALAPPURAM: A tribal woman, engaged as maid servant in a house at nearby Tirur town recently, was found dead under mysterious circumstances.
Police have registered a case of unnatural death.
According to a complaint lodged by the womans brother-in-law at the Tirur police station, the womans death confirmed after she was taken to the Tirur Government Hospital Wednesday evening, police said.
The 20-year-old woman was a resident of Odampoyil tribal colony at Thiruvambadi in Kozhikode district.
She was working in a house at Pariyapuram.
According to police, the woman was taken to a hospital after she developed uneasiness on Tuesday last.
The womans relatives later took her to the Tirur Government Hospital where she was pronounced dead by the attending doctors Wednesday.
The body was taken to the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital Thursday morning as the preliminary report did not reveal any mark of injury on the womans body, a senior police official said.