24-year old Infosys employee was killed in broad-daylight at Nungambakkam railway station on Friday morning.
S Swathi, a resident of Choolaimedu, was waiting for the suburban train to reach her workplace at Mahindra Tech Park when a man, wearing green shirt and black pants, approached her.
They had a heated arguments for a few minutes, and just after that he took out a sickle from his bag and attacked her multiple times. She tried to run but lost balance and fell on the ground.
Swathi’s body lay on the platform for two hours, while her assailant escaped soon after killing her.