Chandigarh, March 6: A body of an unidentified woman was found stuffed in a suitcase in Bawal town of Haryana’s Rewari district, police said on Monday. A passerby spotted the suitcase lying in a drain and he opened it to check for its owner, police said. Also Read - Over 54 School Students in Haryana's Karnal Test COVID Positive; School Building Declared Containment Zone

After finding the body inside it, he immediately called the police, the Hindustan Times reported. Also Read - Explained: What Haryana's 75% Reservation For Locals in Private Sector Means

The middle-aged woman was wearing a red dress and had several injury marks on her body, the police said. Her elbows and knees were tied with a cloth, they added. Also Read - Haryana Makes Law To Give 75 Per Cent Reservation to Locals in Private Sector

The body had been sent for a postmortem.

A case was registered under Sections 302 (murder) and 201 (destroying evidence) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Bawal police station in-charge Deepak Kumar said.